Rare Komodo Dragon Killed In Texas Zoo Fire

Credit: MGN Online

Rare Komodo Dragon Killed In Texas Zoo Fire

December 17, 2013 Updated Dec 17, 2013 at 1:24 PM EDT

A fire at the San Antonio, Texas zoo killed six reptiles including a rare komodo dragon. 

Ninety other reptiles including the zoo's second komodo dragon were saved. Fire officials suspect that a mat used to keep the animals warm sparked the fire. (Video may not display on some mobile devices)



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