UDMURTIA, RUSSIA (PHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A woman from a village in the Malopurginsky district of Udmurtia, in Russia, suffered a gruesome death after she was eaten alive by pigs.
The 56-year-old unidentified woman was believed to have suffered an epileptic seizure and fallen into a pig pen on Feb 1, Russian media and Sky News reported on Friday (Feb 8).
When she fell in the pen, the pigs started attacking her.
Her face, shoulders and ears were "completely eaten", and the woman died due to blood loss, as per another report by news.au.com.
Detectives investigating the death said they had not seen such a "shocking case" in recent years.