People Flee As Elephant Runs Through Town, Smashes Homes

A wild elephant wandered out of the forest and into an Indian town, where the panicked animal ran amok, trampling parked cars and motorbikes before it was tranquilized, Feb. 10, 2016.

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A wild elephant strayed into an Indian town, wrecking homes and motorbikes until it was tranquilized and removed from the area, Feb. 10, 2016.
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A wild elephant crossed roads and a small river before entering an Indian town, Feb. 10, 2016.
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A wild elephant that strayed into the town moves through the streets as people run in India, Feb. 10, 2016.
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A wild elephant crashed through an Indian town before it was tranquilized by authorities, Feb. 10, 2016.
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People watch the wild elephant that strayed into the town of Siliguri in West Bengal state, India, Feb. 10, 2016.
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A wild elephant had to be tranquilized after wandering into an Indian town and destroying homes and motorbikes, Feb. 10, 2016.
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People watch as a wild elephant makes its way through an Indian town, Feb. 10, 2016.
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Authorities use a crane to remove the elephant, Feb. 10, 2016.
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The elephant is removed by a crane, Feb. 10, 2016.
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Authorities tranquilized the elephant then used a crane to remove it from the area, Feb. 10, 2016.
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