There are shocking facts about Dawn Brancheau Death. Read below to find that out.
Dawn Brancheau was a senior animal trainer who used to work at SeaWorld. She had worked for nearly 15 years with orcas. She is best recognized for revamping the Shamu show.
Everything To Know About Dawn Brancheau Death
After Dawn Brancheau’s death, no SeaWorld trainer had entered the pool to performs stunts.
Kavanaugh hearings will reopen Monday, but why aren’t lies he told last week about Dawn Brancheau’s death on the agenda? https://t.co/oP1VrACbeJ
— David Cay Johnston (@DavidCayJ) September 17, 2018
She is the third person to have been killed by Tilikum, a captive orca who spent most of his life performing at SeaWorld. On August 23, 2010, OSHA fined SeaWorld for three safety violations, including Dawn’s death.
Dawn had died on February 24, 2010, at the age of just 40 years. However, even after her death, there are tons of questions still unanswered. Nobody knows why the former co-owner of SeaWorld blamed the trainer for her own death.
Her Death Photos And Videos Leaked
It’s been more than a decade since Dawn Brancheau’s death, but we can still find disturbing photos on the internet.
However, the leaked videos from Reddit have now been removed. In fact, Dawn’s family has strongly protested regarding the upload of her death videos on the internet.
However, some people definitely possess the videos as she had died in front of a huge crowd, and there are high chances that the tourists had recorded videos at that time.
How Did Dawn Brancheau Die? Her Cause of Death Revealed
According to her official Wikipedia, Dawn Brancheau’s cause of death has been revealed as drowning and blunt-force trauma.
Like any normal day, Dawn was performing a ‘Dine with Shamu’ show with her beloved pet, Tilikum. At the end of the show, she went close to Tilikum, who pulled her into the water.
As per witnesses, the orca left her body after approximately 45 minutes. At that time, she had already died after drowning for almost 15 minutes. Her autopsy report revealed that her scalp had been obliterated, and her spinal cord was severely damaged.