Lions suspected of drowning 400 buffaloes in Botswana

The buffalo herd was stampeded into the Chobe River after being chased by lions

Lions blamed as hundreds of buffalo drown: PHOTOS

About 1,000 buffalo had struggled to get over a river bank when the stampede started.

Lion attack blamed as 400 buffalo drown

Around 400 buffalo drowned after stampeding into the Chobe River along the border between Botswana and Namibia, possibly while running away from lions.

Hundreds of buffaloes drown in Botswana trying to escape lions

Hundreds of buffaloes have drowned in a river on the border between Botswana and Namibia.

When Simone Micheletti heard the sound of lions roaring in the distance on Tuesday night, he didn't think much of it.

Hundreds of buffaloes drown in an attempt to escape lions

More than 400 buffaloes drowned in northern Botswana as they attempted to escape a pride of lions.

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: Hundreds of buffalo drown in desperate attempt to escape lions

Hundreds of buffaloes have drowned in a river in southern Africa in a desperate attempt to escape a pride of lions.

Locals feast on free meat after hundreds of buffaloes drown fleeing lions

Tuko.co.ke News ☛ Residents living near Chobe National Park in Botswana were treated to a rare free buffalo meat after several of the animals drowned in a river passing through the park. The residents took home what their energy could carry.

Around 400 buffaloes drowned after stampeding into the Chobe River along the border between Botswana and Namibia, possibly while running away from lions, the tourism ministry said.

Lions blamed as hundreds of buffalo drown

People living near the Chobe River rush to collect the massive carcases to eat.

More than 400 buffaloes believed to have been chased by lions drowned in a river in northern Bostwana.