All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘bear attack’

Caitlyn Kovacs and Darsh Patel, Rutgers Students, Die on Sunday in Unrelated Incidents

Students and staff at Rutgers University are in mourning after the sudden deaths of two of their own. 19-year-old Caitlyn Kovacs was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital after she appeared to be “in distress” at a party at the Delta Kappa Epsilon house early Sunday morning. She was pronounced dead at 3:19 a.m. Although an official cause of …

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Man Killed By Bear While Hiking, Say Police

Many people mistakenly think of black bears as harmless. They are much smaller than grizzly or polar bears, however this fact does not negate the reality that black bears are far from helpless. They can cause harm to humans in certain situations. As a recent tragedy demonstrates, a black bear attack can also prove fatal. Police revealed on Monday that …

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Bear Attacks Woman In Florida, Now Innocent Bears Being Killed

A Florida woman recovering from an attack by a black bear in her garage over the weekend is thankful to be alive. But was it the bear’s fault? Terri Frana, 44, needed 30 staples in her scalp and 10 stitches in her forehead after a 200-pound bear attacked her on Saturday in Lake Mary, Fla., a suburb of Orlando. “I …

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Florida Bear Attack Leaves Woman Injured But Alive

A Florida woman was mauled after encountering a bear while walking her dogs near her home. The woman’s face was wounded in the attack and she ran to a neighbor for help as soon as she was able to free herself from the bear. The neighbor called 911 and said that the woman’s face was so bloody that he could …

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Michigan 7th Grader ATTACKED by Bear

A 12-year-old girl was attacked by a black bear while jogging near her home in Cadillac, Michigan, an area approximately 200 miles northwest of Detroit. The 7th grader said she was immediately in fear for her life. “It clawed me and it was growling,” she said. “It was scary.” Abby Wetherell said she was coming home from her grandfather’s nearby …

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