Just imagine going about your day at school and suddenly, an 800kg crocodile appears in front of you!
Well, that’s exactly what happened at a school in Sarawak...
Photo via Facebook Jabatan Bomba & Penyelamat Malaysia (Fire & Rescue Department of Malaysia)
The Fire and Rescue Department shared on their Facebook page photos of the 800kg crocodile, measuring about 15 feet, which actually had wandered into a monsoon drain just behind Sekolah Kebangsaan St. Edmund in Limbang.
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At least eight firemen were seen trying to restrain the mighty creature.
In the post, they said a special team from the department was sent to the location, accompanied by officials from the Limbang forestry department to capture the crocodile.
In another post, the Fire and Rescue Department shared photos of the crocodile being transported to the Sarawak Forestry Corporation (Wildlife) temporary shelter in Kubong.
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The crocodile was so huge that a forklift and a lorry were needed to transport the animal.
We’re glad that nobody got hurt!
By: Aishah Akashah Ahadiat