Man Tries to Take Picture of Beaver, Dies After Being Bitten

Man Tries to Take Picture of Beaver, Dies After Being Bitten

April 13, 2013 Updated Apr 13, 2013 at 12:29 PM EST

A bizarre and tragic story from Belarus

According to a report from Sky News, a fisherman died recently after he was bitten by a beaver after trying to take a picture of the animal during a fishing trip in Belarus.

The beaver bit the man on the thigh, severing an artery, and he bled to death, according to the Sky News report.

Read the Sky News report HERE.

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