Alligator Attacks Handler During Show
HOLLYWOOD, Fla.-- A south florida man is recovering after an alligator attacked him over the weekend.
During the middle of a show in front of a crowd of about 20 guest, a Gator Park employee was attacked by a 13 foot alligator. While performing a demonstration called "Lunge Alligator", the 900 pound gator clamped down on his arm, causing it to break in 2 places. Another handler hurried in to help him.
The man explained that before the demonstration, the alligator lunged at him, grabbing his hand, and then bit down. He said that the attack came as a surprise.