A tiger attacked and injured an employee of Kyiv Zoo.

Press secretary of Kyiv Zoo Angelica Komarova disclosed this to UNIAN.

According to her words, the incident took place between 10.00 am and 11.00 am. The injured employee was immediately taken to hospital.

An investigatory group of militia is working at the place of the incident.

Today is day off in the zoo and it is closed for visitors.

As UNIAN reported earlier, employees of the capital militia said that a lion in Kyiv Zoo attacked a visitor, who tried to feed the animal.