According to reports, a French tourist was bitten by a crocodile while trying to take a selfie with it at a Thai national park, an official of the park confirmed;

“She wanted to take selfie with the crocodile who was lying down near a stream,” a park official told AFP, asking not to be named because he did not have the authority to speak to the media.

“It was startled and bit her on her on the leg.”

“I guess that she wanted to see it for real,” he added.