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In Yellowstone national Park in the United States for 10-year-old boy was attacked by a bear. About it reports Fox News.
The child met the predator during a hike in the Park, which went along with their parents. The animal suddenly jumped from the bushes and rushed at the people. The boy tried to escape, but the beast quickly caught up and knocked him to the ground. Meanwhile, the parents tried to get the spray, which deters bears. When they finally sprayed it, the predator left the child and ran away.
After that the boy was taken to the hospital. According to a press release from the national Park Service, he has a damaged wrist, there are wounds on the back and buttocks.
In Yellowstone national Park and is home to black bears, which rarely attack humans, and grizzly, which is considered more dangerous to humans. The Park staff are trying to trace to determine the type of animal and find out what explains his aggressive behavior. They noted that when meeting with a bear, it is recommended to stand still and not to try to escape.
Previously on 24 August it was reported that in the Spanish Pyrenees a brown bear attacked a tourist from France. He tried to run away, and when it failed, raised his hands and screamed, which scared the predator.
Video, photo All from Russia.