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Lions attack and kill US tourist

South African media has reported the death of an American woman at a lion park in Johannesburg, and the US Embassy said it had received reports of an "incident" involving an American citizen at the private park.

A South African news outlet cited park officials as saying a tourist died in a lion attack. The Lion Park is a popular destination for tourists who can drive in their own vehicles through large enclosures where lions roam freely. Visitors can also pet lion cubs in smaller pens.