Woman attacked by jaguar while trying to take a selfie

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PHOENIX, Arizona (ABC4 News) – A jaguar attacked a woman trying to take a selfie at a zoo near Phoenix Arizona Saturday.

The Wildlife WorldZooo in Litchfield Park says witnesses saw her crossing over a barrier to take a photo inside the jaguar enclosure.

The jaguar let go of the woman after a witness distracted it with a bottle. Authorities say emergency responders transported the woman to a hospital to treat cuts on her arms and hand. Officials say she is expected to recover from her wounds.

The woman’s name or hometown has no been released.

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