Bull in a bank – level 3

29-08-2022 07:00

Near the Israeli city of Tel Aviv, footage showed a bull with a rope hanging from its neck as it ran through a bank’s corridors.

On Monday, the incident started in a car park outside the bank, when the huge animal found its way inside the building. The animal slammed into walls as it skidded around corners and workers fled.

People attempted to control the bull and to get its attention to get it out of the building. Officials found the bull’s owner and called him to the scene. They also called a vet if needed to tranquilize the animal.

The recapture took more than half an hour, and officials said they would investigate where it came from and how it escaped.

Difficult words: skid (to slide on the ground after you run or walk too quickly), tranquilize (to drug an animal to calm it or make it unconscious), recapture (the repeated capture of an escaped person or animal).

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