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Lion surprises tourists at Taigan Safari Park in Crimea

Posted: 9:29 AM, Sep 05, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-05 13:29:41Z

VILNOHIRSK, Crimea-- A video released by a safari park in Crimea showing the moment a lion got into a car with tourists has gone viral.

The footage shows the lion, known as Filya, climbing over tourists and cuddling and licking them.

The incident happened weeks after a woman was hurt by a different lion in the same park.

Taigan Safari Park is famous for offering its visitors more proximity to its lions.