A 2-Year-Old Girl Was Hospitalized After Falling Into a Rhinoceros Yard at a Florida Zoo

Jan 02, 2019 - Time Magazine

A young child was hospitalized after falling into a rhinoceros enclosure at a Florida zoo on New Year’s Day, but is reportedly doing well.

The child, who NBC News identified as a 2-year-old girl, was participating in “a hands-on, educational experience” at Brevard Zoo in Melbourne, according to a statement from the zoo. The Rhino Encounter program lets guests interact with white rhinoceroses from behind a series of steel poles — but the girl apparently stumbled and fell between two...