A Wild Boar was knocked down by a car on BKE expressway.
Captured on dashcam. Cam car driver was driving on the expressway when suddenly a black shadow appear in-front of his car, followed by a bang.
Looking closely at the replay of the video, it was actually a wild boar rushing out of the bush from the side. Unfortunately, it was very dark at night and the tragedy happen.
The wild boar was killed on the spot.
NParks also reminded the public that if they encounter a wild boar, they should remain calm and move slowly away from it. They should keep a safe distance and not corner or provoke the animal.
If you encounter a wild boar with piglets, be especially careful as they may attempt to defend their young. If you encounter a wild boar, please call the Animal Response Centre on 1800-476-1600 to report it.