Raging 1,320lb bull kills farmer and his 87-year-old father

Mail Online | 7/29/2019 | Joseph Laws For Mailonline
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A German farmer and his father have both been killed by a raging bull which kept rescuers at bay for 45 minutes before it was eventually shot.

Father and son, both named Josef Schoenberger, ages 60 and 87, were killed by the animal on a meadow in Gleissenberg, in rural Bavaria, Germany.

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The farmer, aged 60, had gone to check on the herd but failed to return home when expected.

His father Josef, 87, and his elderly mother set off to find him.

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When the older man went into the meadow he did not even have time to see the danger before he too was also attacked by the bull.

The wife of the 87-year who did not enter the field and then raised the alarm, but rescuers were initially unable to get to the two men because of the angry bull.

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The bull managed to keep rescuers away for 45 minutes before it could be shot eight times and killed by police.

A police spokeswoman...
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