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Child hurt falling into rhino exhibit at Florida zoo

Jan 01, 2019 - Associated Press

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a child has been injured after falling into the rhinoceros exhibit at a Florida zoo.

Brevard County Fire Rescue officials said on Twitter that the boy was taken to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in nearby Orlando on Tuesday afternoon. The mother was also taken to an Orlando hospital for treatment of injuries. The incident took place at the Brevard Zoo in Melbourne.

Zoo spokesman Elliot Zirulnik tells WKMG-TV that the child was participating i...