Giraffe Dies of Cardiac Arrest After Escaping From Circus

Giraffe Dies of Cardiac Arrest After Escaping From Circus

                                                                             (Barcroft Media /Landov) A giraffe shocked townspeople in Italy Friday when it sprang free from a local circus and ran through the streets for four hours.  Police managed to tranquilize it, but it died shortly after of cardiac arrest. The giraffe escaped from the Rinaldo Orfei circus in Imola, Italy, the BBC reported.  Police chased the 16-foot, 2,000-pound giraffe as it galloped through the streets during rush hour, scaring passersby and damaging vehicles with its hooves. Photos show police chasing the giraffe down a highway and a group of people desperately trying to push the giraffe into a cage…

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