Reid Park Zoo adds steel elephant

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Drive down 22nd Street and Randolph Way and you can't miss it, an 8,000 pound steel elephant.

The sculpture is one of the Reid Park Zoo's newest additions.

Local artists Simon Donovan and Ben Olmsted are busy putting the final touches on the public display.

The zoo commissioned the piece to welcome visitors to Expedition Tanzania, the zoo's major elephant expansion.

The massive steel elephant came at a cost of $120,000.