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Kangaroo Mobs ACT Jogger


Offbeat  (tags: kangaroo, Canberra, Australia, boxing, jogger, black eye )

Sally Ann
- 3382 days ago - canberratimes.com.au
This is one unprovoked attack police won't be investigating. Jogging up Mt Ainslie during his lunch break on Thursday, 25-year-old David Striegl was king-hit from nowhere by a kangaroo and knocked unconscious and he has a black eye to prove it.



   

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Sally Ann G (256)
Saturday March 20, 2010, 11:09 am
I have to say that while I feel sorry for the jogger I have been very amused by this story. Talk about getting ones own back with all the kangaroo culling that has been attempted in canberra
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 20, 2010, 11:13 am
i know i'm bad. but it was a funny.
 

Star S. (54)
Saturday March 20, 2010, 11:23 am
Remember the Boxing Kanagroos !- Anyway I am really not very surprised. Kangaroos can be very unpredicatable.. I am sorry for the injuries of the jogger- but it really is very] amusing- animals getting back at us! this is a change from our picking on them !!
 

Sally Ann G (256)
Saturday March 20, 2010, 11:25 am
I am still laughing about this. I feel for the jogger don't get me wrong. However the shoe is certainly on the other foot for a change
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 20, 2010, 10:59 pm
This is not funny at all! He is lucky it didn't kill him. Kangaroos can be very savage.
 

Sally Ann G (256)
Sunday March 21, 2010, 7:11 am
Yes kangaroos can be dangerous especially when they feel threatened or are deliberately provoked. I am from Canberra and always walked my dog on a leash for that exact reason. However sometimes one has to find some humour in life and David certainly did once he had recovered. I am not a mean person and understand the nature of the attack....
 
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