Bookburg at Siam Safari Khao Sok

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Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Management:Free contact
People killed:1
Location:Siam Safari Khao Sok
ArrivedSiam Safari Khao Sok
Born: unknown
Document updated2011-03-27: mankiller
One male, Buki, fought another male, Bookburg, for the attention of a female elephant, Noi. In the commotion, the Swiss woman toppled from Bookburg and was trampled to death, dying at the scene.

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