Angry goat beats elderly man in his driveway for more than an hour


Goat (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

An elderly man was rushed to a hospital after an angry goat assaulted him for more than an hour, according to paramedics in Australia.

The 72-year-old man of Queensland, who was not identified, suffered from cuts, abrasions and dehydration as a result of the goat attack.

He was taken to the Robina Hospital, where he is being treated.

Police said that the incident unfolded on Thursday morning as the homeowner came home from shopping. A neighbor who heard the elderly man screaming for help, called paramedics.

Paramedics who arrived at the scene, found the man wrestling with the goat. The man told investigators that he battled with the goat for more than an hour.

The goat was captured in the driveway of the man's home. The goat was taken into custody.