10-year-old wins settlement after getting bitten by camel at Virginia zoo

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The family of a 10-year-old girl bitten by a camel at the Virginia Safari Park is getting a settlement of $155 thousand.

Madison Holland’s deal includes allotments for medical and legal expenses, a lump sum when she turns 18, and then 14 years of annuity payments.

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Madison was hospitalized for three days after the bite on the arm and permanently scarred.

Her attorney says the bite nearly reached the bone.

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