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Residents of Zalaegerszeg spotted an elephant wandering along the main highway oblivious of the traffic and the people around.
According to locals, the elephant belongs to a traveling circus company and escaped from captivity.
Others suggest that the animal was intentionally cut loose to advertise the company's upcoming show.
Police said charges will be laid against those responsible for the animal's well-being, as it poses a threat to public safety.
(index.hu – hungarianambiance.com)