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Nocturnal cow attacks car

The Local · 24 Oct 2010, 14:15

Published: 24 Oct 2010 14:15 GMT+02:00

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According to the police report, the cow had decided to cross the road, forcing two cars to stop. Suddenly confronted, the cow went on the attack, running past one car before jumping half on to the second.

Once it had successfully smashed the hood of the vehicle with its front hooves, the cow fled into a nearby forest.

Despite an immediate attempt to capture the animal, the cow evaded the police until Sunday morning, when it was returned to its owner.

The 36-year-old driver of the car escaped unharmed, though shaken.


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Your comments about this article

17:42 October 24, 2010 by marimay
I apologize for my cow's behavior, he is a belligerent insomniac.
20:45 October 24, 2010 by lordkorner
We will fight for bovine freedom..............Mao zedung.
20:56 October 24, 2010 by hanskarl
22:07 October 24, 2010 by SilverBattleAxe
Cows have rights too!
23:08 October 24, 2010 by yankees15
Just when you thought Germany was a safe place to live...
23:52 October 24, 2010 by Landmine
It might have been a belligerent drunken cow heading home after a fest where the beer didn't go down well....
23:55 October 24, 2010 by ErickDDiaz
Send Ronald Mc Donald to straighten out this mess.
04:46 October 25, 2010 by janreg58
"Eat mooo-re chicken!" ;o)
04:59 October 25, 2010 by wood artist
Maybe he had a beef with the driver.
13:08 October 25, 2010 by domiDDD
Suddenly confronted, the cow went on the attack,

I seriously doubt that, The poor cow was scared to death and just tried to get away...

Man, Someone actually gets paid to write this Sh!t.
19:23 October 25, 2010 by SilverBattleAxe
@domiDDD: The cow tried to get away by smashing its front hooves into the hood of one of the vehicles? Wow cows are really stupid!

My experience with cows has allways been that they are very afraid of humans and will run the other way as soon as they are contronted by a human. This article is stating the the cow did not run away from the car but actually attacked it. Is that what really happened or was the cow just completely confused?
07:27 October 26, 2010 by proclusian
I think this is what Hegel meant, when he warned about "the night in which all cows are black."
20:24 October 26, 2010 by Mo L.A.
...moooooving violation...LOL
13:44 October 27, 2010 by Legal E
Damm, that cow was real MAD! Moooooove out of my way car, I am a MAAAD. MAAD Cow!
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