Seven lions escaped from a game park as police called on residents to be “extra careful,” local media reported Tuesday.
The escaping lions 5 males and 2 females escaped Monday night from Ingogo Safaris park near Louis Trichardt.
Limpopo police official said:
“The lions were allegedly spotted by community members roaming the area opposite Speaker Park Phase 1 and 2, in Alldays policing area, this morning around 7.”
“The farm owner and the police have already summoned officials from Limpopo economic development, environment and tourism. They are on their way to the area.”
It was not immediately clear how the carnivores escaped.