gaborone - SHOCKING PHOTOS- At the village of Dukwi in Botswana nine elephants are killed by a high voltage cable. The animals wanted to drink water at a leaking pipeline. In addition, they drew the mast of an electricity line.
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The cables came down 3 meters, which corresponds to the average height of an African elephant. The animals became entangled in the cables and came under power.
Applied electricity company employees found eight dead and a wounded elephant. The injured animal died later.
With approximately 150,000 copies, Botswana is the largest population of African elephants. The country is about as large as France.
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