West Mathewson

West Mathewson was a South African conservationist and the owner of the Lion Tree Top Lodge in Hoedspruit who was killed by his own lionesses after taking them on a routine morning walk on 26 August 2020. His wife who was following in the vehicle alerted the neighbors.

In 2017, the two lions attacked Qebekhulu Justice had been collecting firewood. Justice who was diabetic died 7 days after the attack.

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West Mathewson was a conservationist and lodge owner. He ran the Lion Tree Top Lodge in Hoedspruit.


West Mathewson was 69 years old at the time of his death.



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West Mathewson
First Name West
Surname Mathewson
Born 26th August, 2020
Home City Hoedspruit, South Africa
Current City Hoedspruit, South Africa