Fire at Bay Area Six Flags park kills giraffe
Written by Robert Niles
A fire at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom this morning killed a giraffe at the Northern California theme park.Tweet
An electrical short set hay on fire in the barn after 2 a.m. this morning. Two female giraffes escaped the burning barn, but the male giraffe could not, and was killed, according to a story from the San Francisco Chronicle.
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