19/04/2015 12:36 BST | Updated 19/04/2015 12:59 BST

Game Hunter Ian Gibson's Death Hunting An Elephant Has Elicited Zero Sympathy

Earlier this week we brought you the story of Ian Gibson who was trampled to death by the very elephant he was tracking to shoot and kill.

Despite the horrific manner in which he died, his death has been met with almost unanimous joy by commenters online.

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But a few people were keen to point out that regardless of what he was doing at the time ultimately, a human still lost their life.

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