Biological Hazard in Malawi on October 12 2020 09:46 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Other Other events
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Minor Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number BH-20201012-71560-MWI
Event type Biological Hazard
Date/Time October 12 2020 09:46 AM (UTC)
Last update October 12 2020 09:49 AM (UTC)
Cause of event Marauding hyena kills Malawian woman, injures several in Mzimba
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level Medium Damage level
Affected area Local event : The affected area up to a few kilometers

Geographic information

Continent Africa
Country Malawi
County / State Mzimba District
Coordinate -11.90, 33.59
Open Location Code: 5GWM4H2R+8X   Jump here

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 1
Injured person(s) 7
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0

Biohazard information

Biohazard level 0/4 - Cannot be classified
Biohazard description Cannot be classified as biohazard
Disease, agent name
Infected person(s) 0