- Associated Press - Friday, September 11, 2015

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - State wildlife officials are tracking down a bear that attacked a runner near Los Alamos.

KOB-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1ULz1Si) the runner encountered a female bear and her cub on a trail Wednesday night and tried to make noise to scare them off. The bear charged him, knocked him into a stream and attacked him.

He was taken to the hospital with deep wounds and scratches.

Game and Fish officers are looking for the bear to test it for rabies.


Information from: KOB-TV, https://www.kob.com

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