- The 75-year-old woman from the American Detroit was killed by a hippo on safari in Tanzania. She died in her son's arms.
It would be an unforgettable trip. Carol Sue Kirken, a local philanthropist, flew with her family to the African country for a well deserved holiday. Enthusiast posted them photos on Facebook. Also on the day of her death; the US said that they had seen a lot of elephants and hippos.
A moment later the fate struck. According to relatives, Carol was attacked by the animal, after which she was no longer helpful. She leaves her husband Bill, three children and five grandchildren.