Escape Adventure: Elephant Roams Free in Italy, Delights Onlookers

A remarkable incident occurred in Southern Italy as a giant elephant escaped from a circus and was seen wandering through the streets.

Captivating footage captures this elephant with distinctive large ears casually strolling along a bustling road flanked by mountains.

Watch the video at the end.


The video, filmed by a person in their car, features amused commentary: “He’s going for a stroll. An elephant at the Eurospin [supermarket]!”

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A giant elephant has been spotted on the loose in southern Italy after escaping from a circus

Local reports confirm that the elephant, broken free from a nearby circus, was recaptured and returned.

This escapade prompted lively reactions on social media. One Twitter user exclaimed, “Brilliant,” while another expressed, “How fun.”

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Surprising footage shows the big-eared giant heading for a supermarket in Calabria as it strolls along a busy road surrounded by mountains

Interestingly, this elephant’s escapade comes on the heels of a recent incident in Berlin, Germany, where what was initially thought to be a lioness on the loose prompted a large-scale search involving over 220 armed police officers.

However, the search was eventually called off when it was determined that the presumed lioness was, in fact, a wild boar.

Authorities assured the public that there was no immediate threat in Kleinmachnow, a suburb of Berlin, and officially discontinued the hunt.

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A person filming from their car can be heard laughing and saying: ‘He’s going for a stroll’ 

Despite the initial confusion, experts who examined the available video evidence concluded that the creature spotted was more likely a wild boar.

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