facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search

Penguin briefly escapes from SeaWorld exhibit

May 28, 2013 at 2:52 PM   |   Comments

ORLANDO, Fla., May 28 (UPI) -- A penguin jumped out of a new exhibit at Florida's SeaWorld and was caught on video walking around the viewing area.

Witnesses said the penguin jumped out of the new "Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin" attraction Saturday at the Orlando park, one day after the penguin exhibit opened to the public, WFTV, Orlando, reported Tuesday.

The witnesses said the penguin was surrounded by SeaWorld staff until a handler arrived and returned the bird to the water.

The penguin's brief escape from the visit was caught on video by a SeaWorld visitor.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended Stories
Most Popular
1
American tourists call police after getting charged $56 for 3 ice creams and water
2
Washington soldier claims Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen worker spiked his drink
3
Beijing restaurant hires teenage girls to walk crabs down the street in promotional stunt
4
Ohio woman allegedly poops in front of Walgreens after being accused of shoplifting
5
Women catches home run at San Francisco Giants game in her beer
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback