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Man killed after cow fell through roof

Man killed after cow fell through roof
Posted July 15th, 2013 @ 11:25am by Rob Quinn, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– "I didn't bring my son up to be killed by a falling cow," says the grieving mother of a Brazilian man killed when a cow crashed through the roof of his home.

The 45-year-old was asleep next to his wife on Wednesday when the 3,000-pound animal, believed to have escaped from a nearby farm in Caratinga, stepped onto the corrugated roof after grazing on a hill behind the couple's home, the Telegraph reports.

The wife—and the cow—were unharmed.

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