Clever Elephant Stops Potato Truck on Indian Highway for a Quick Snack

A resourceful elephant displayed intelligence when it stopped a truck full of potatoes on an Indian highway to enjoy a mouthful of the cargo.

The shocking incident occurred in the Garhbeta forest, West Bengal, eastern India.

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The elephant strategically positioned itself before the truck, preventing it from moving forward. It skillfully removed the tarp and grabbed a generous helping of potatoes using its trunk.

Witnessing the unusual scene, other truck drivers captured the two-minute event on their phones.

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Thankless Tusk: The lorry driver was halted by the elephant on the motorway in Garhbeta forest. Source: Daily Mail
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Explosion: The full-grown elephant was undeterred by the crackers set off by drivers. Source: Daily Mail

They attempted to scare the elephant away by throwing firecrackers, but the determined animal remained unfazed.

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Even the noise of shouting truckers failed to deter the elephant from its potato feast.

Finally, after satisfying its appetite, the elephant retreated into the woods, leaving everyone unharmed.

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Don’t mind if I do: The beast calmly peeled back the tarpaulin before taking some potatoes out. Source: Daily Mail
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Escape: Eventually, it left into the wood after filling its belly with a free meal. No one was hurt. Source: Daily Mail
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