52-year-old tea estate worker killed by bison in TN

A 52-year-old man was gored to death by a bison in a tea estate near Valparai in the district, police said.

PTI| Updated: May 17, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

Coimbatore: A 52-year-old man was gored to death by a bison in a tea estate near Valparai in the district, police said.

As the workers were engaged in plucking tea leaves at Aiyarpadi estate, a bison (Indian Gaur) strayed into the estate and attacked a worker, police said.

He succumbed to his injuries at a hospital here, they added.