During a fire at the zoo killed the aardvark, injured 8 people, one person was hospitalized. This is the BBC.
According to the report, nine-year-old aardvark named Mike died in the fire, and four meerkat was missing.
The cause of the fire, which is now under control is not yet known.
In a statement, the zoo said it was “devastated” to hear about the death of one of his animals.
“All other animals are closely monitored by our veterinarians. According to preliminary information, they were not injured. We will follow them in the coming days”, – stated in the message of the zoo.
According to preliminary data, the fire broke out in a cafe and gift shop, located on the territory of London zoo.