A 6-year-old girl was killed by a ravenous group of piranhas in Brazil. The girl was vacationing with her family in the area of Rio Maicuru in the city of Monte Allegre, along the banks of the Amazon river.
According to multiple media reports, the girl fell out of a canoe she was in with her grandmother. By the time she was rescued bloodthirsty piranhas has eaten the flesh from her legs.
Her grandmother told Brazil’s Globo TV Network, “I tried to hold onto her, but with all the other children around she slipped out of my grasp. I couldn’t see her any more when we got to the bank.”
That network went on to name the girl as Adrila Muniz. There will be no charges of negligence in her death, which occurred on January 27.
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