An American tourist attacked by a wild elephant in a Chinese nature reserve, according to news reports, is a Christian and a 2007 Freed-Hardeman University alumnus.

Jeremy McGillThe FHU alumni site said that Jeremy Allen McGill was seriously injured after he was apparently attacked by wild Asian elephants roaming in a nature reserve in Southwest China’s Yunnan Province on Thursday, officials confirmed yesterday.

As we have further information about McGill, we will publish it. The reports say McGill teaches English in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.