Woman bitten by tiger at Great Cats World Park in Cave Junction

0615 Great Cats World ParkCave Junction, Ore. — Firefighters said that an employee at Great Cats World Park near Cave Junction was bitten on the arm by a tiger.

A spokesperson with the Illinois Valley Fire Department said the incident occurred just after 2:00 Thursday afternoon.

According to the IVFD, the woman was transported to the hospital. Though firefighters couldn’t comment about the severity of her injuries, they did say she may require surgery.

NBC5 News will continue to provide more updates to this story as they become available.

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