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Elephants in a religious parade stampeded through a crowd, injuring at least 17

2019-09-10 20:52
More than a dozen people were trampled by elephants during a parade in sri lanka saturday. One of the elephants was spooked during the procession -- which startled another animal. 17 people were taken to the hospital -- the extent of their injuries isn't know. The parade continued after the incident. For the past 119 years the area has held a procession in honor of the sacred relic of the tooth of buddha. Credit: Ada Derana