A father has saved his 14-month-old son from being killed by a dingo on the australian turistø Fraser Island.
This writes the news agency AP.
Early Friday morning local time, were the child's parents in their camper awakened by the crying, as they could hear came from a still longer distance. When the father came out, he saw a dingo in the process of dragging the child away.
the Man got immediately, she wrung the baby out of the jaw of the animal, to inform the authorities on Fraser Island.
at the same time he had to chase a larger group of dingos away from the area.
the Child was subsequently treated for two deep bite in the neck, after which the helicopter was brought to a hospital.
the Boy had been snatched in the area around the back and neck and was pulled with. So if it had not been for the parents ' rapid response and ability to hunt dingoerne away, would the boy have had more serious injuries, says redningspiloten Frank Bertoli to the australian media, the ABC.
the Attack is the third of its kind on the Fraser Island in years. Two dingos were in the march were killed, according to a French mother and her son, was overwhelmed in an attack.
Authorities have warned tourists that dingoes are wild animals that must be approached with caution.
Who lives about 200 dingoes on Fraser Island, inform the local authorities according to the news agency Reuters.
the Dingoes are protected on Fraser Island, located off the australian east coast in the state of Queensland.
the Island is in the Unesco verdensarvsprogram, because the with a length of 122 kilometers and a width of up to 25 kilometers is the world's largest sand island.
The latest dingoangreb evokes memories of Australia on a spectacular case from 1980, which later have been filmed.
Here disappeared a baby from a tent at a campsite in Australia. The mother explained that the child had been taken by a dingo.
She was subsequently found to have killed her child and was imprisoned for three years before she was acquitted in the case.
however, It is only in 2012 has established that the child was actually removed and killed by a dingo.