In the U.S. state of Idaho black bear attacked a sleeping in the forest tourist. On Monday, July 17, reports UPI.
According to the Department of fish and wildlife resources of the state, tourists noticed the beast 12 July, but managed to drive him away from his camp. The next night he returned, approached the tourist in a sleeping bag and bite on her leg. When she woke up and screamed, the frightened bear ran off into the woods.
"She received no injuries, — said the representative office Alex head (Alex Head). — Sleeping bag is not damaged, but it remained bearish saliva".
The Department of fish and wildlife resources of Idaho are afraid that a predator will come again. Tourists are forbidden to stay overnight in the area. In addition, in the woods set traps.
11 July reported, in Colorado shot and killed a bear that attacked a sleeping officer of the children's camp. Animal grabbed the young man by the head and dragged into the woods. The man managed to fight back.
Black bear (baribal) — the most common in North America the species. The adult male reaches a length of 1.4-2 metres and weigh up to 360 kilograms. Representatives of this species rarely attack humans.
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