‘Searching for water’: 3 elephants rescued, 1 killed at well in Sri Lanka
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Four elephants fell into a well while they were searching for water – according to wildlife officials. The rescuers started with the two young elephants first as they had problems with bringing in a backhoe to the area. After the mother elephant was rescued it is reported that she panicked and officer inside bulldozer opened fire killing the animal. Police have launched an investigation into the incident.