Virginia Beach man gored in Spain bull running festival
TOPSHOT – Children run in the the “Encierro Txiki” (Small Bull Run) during the San Fermin Festival in Pamplona, northern Spain on July 10, 2017.
The festival is a symbol of Spanish culture that attracts thousands of tourists to watch the bull runs despite heavy condemnation from animal rights groups. / AFP PHOTO / MIGUEL RIOPA (Photo credit should read MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
The 35-year-old man is listed in favorable condition.
The 2017 San Fermin Festival runs from July 6 to July 14.
As of Monday, five people have been gored and several others have been injured.
The Running of the Bulls takes place in Spain, Portugal and in some parts of Mexico. The event gained worldwide fame after author Ernest Hemingway wrote about one in his 1920s novel “The Sun Also Rises.”
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