Woman Gored in Running of the Bulls

    A man tries to shield himself as "Miura" bulls fighting pass him during the final running of the bulls at the San Fermin festival, in Pamplona, Spain, Sunday, July 14, 2013. Revelers from around the world arrive to Pamplona every year to take part in some of the eight days of the running of the bulls glorified by Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel "The Sun Also Rises." (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)

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    An Australian woman was gored in the thorax on Saturday during the final bull run in Spain’s San Sermin festival, local officials said. Four others were injured with cuts and bruises. All five have been hospitalized. The 23-year-old Australian victim’s name has not yet been released, but officials said she was struck by a massive Miura bull as she held onto the wooden barriers outside the bull ring entrance.

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