Swiss tourist dies following Kruger National Park incident

The Swiss tourist was airlifted out of the Kruger National Park on Sunday following the accident. 

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JOHANNESBURG - A Swiss tourist has died after sustaining fatal injuries at the Kruger National Park on Sunday.

A giraffe, which had previously been hit by a taxi, fell on to the rental vehicle he was driving.

The passenger he was with suffered minor injuries.

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It’s believed the giraffe stepped on the road as the minibus was approaching.

SANParks has reiterated its warning for visitors to be extra cautious and stick to the speed limit.

Further investigations are underway.