Hippo Stuck in Pool in South Africa Dies

A hippopotamus that wandered into a pool died shortly before rescue.
3:00 | 08/24/12

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The sad news out of South Africa hippo that water it will pool has died the four year old hippo named Saleh. Had been chased away from his her three days go by some of the older -- wandered onto the property of the game -- and walked into pool. But couldn't get back out of -- rescuers had drained -- pull enough so he could stand and was set to be hoisted out with a crane and fortunately. He passed away before that rescue could take place it was believed to be stress from the unnatural situation that he was him.

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