Sea World staffer 'attacked by sea lion'

A SEA World staff member has been attacked by one of the theme park's animals.

The 28-year-old staffer's arm was gashed bout 9am and was taken to the Pindara Private Hospital.

There have been media reports that the man had been attacked by a sea lion at the theme park on Queensland's Gold Coast.

A Sea World spokesman said an investigation was under way but at this stage it was unclear how the man was injured or what type of animal was involved.

More on this at Brisbanetimes.com.au

 



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