Komodo dragon TNT passes away after a brief illness

Komodo dragon passes away. (Source: akronzoo.org)
Komodo dragon passes away. (Source: akronzoo.org)

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron Zoo mourning the loss of their Komodo dragon, TNT.

TNT died Sunday after a chronic degenerative condition of his spine. His health declined rapidly over the past week.

TNT had been part of the Akron Zoo since 2001 and part of the Komodo Kingdom exhibit since 2005.

The zoo has two other Komodo dragons, Draco and Charlie.

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