African elephants on a riverbank in the Chobe National Park in Botswana.
JOHANNESBURG - A festival in India ended on a bit of a terrifying note after an elephant attacked nearly 27 vehicles parked near a temple.
Kalidassan - the elephant - was parading with 11 other animals during a festival in southern India.
Five elephants were lined up as part of a ritual.
The animal&39;s tusk had been tethered but it managed to break free and went on a rampage.
Staff at the festival tried to tame the animal, but failed.
No injuries were reported.