Fury of the animal kingdom

It took one quick swipe, and the neck of 24-year-old Dianna Hanson was broken. Her death by lion was likely immediate, said Fresno, Calif., coroner David Hadden.

** FILE ** Dawn Brancheau, a whale trainer at SeaWorld Adventure Park, is shown while performing in 2005. Ms. Brancheau was killed in an accident with a killer whale at the SeaWorld Shamu Stadium on Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 24, 2010. (AP Photo/Orlando Sentinel, Julie Fletcher)

** FILE ** Dawn Brancheau, a whale trainer at SeaWorld Adventure Park, is shown while performing in 2005. Ms. Brancheau was killed in an accident with a killer whale at the SeaWorld Shamu Stadium on Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 24, 2010. (AP Photo/Orlando Sentinel, Julie Fletcher)

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