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Bear attacked a fisherman near a cafe in Kamchatka

Bear attacked a fisherman near a cafe in Kamchatka
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Just 1,5 km from a popular cafe in the Yelizovsky district of Kamchatka, a bear attacked a fisherman. The man could be recaptured from the predator by the fishermen rushing to the rescue.

According to the Agency for Forestry and Wildlife Protection of the Kamchatka Territory, published on the department’s page in Instagram, the incident happened on the evening of July 1 on the lower reaches of the Avacha River next to the cafe “13 cordon”. The injured man was taken to the Elizovsky district hospital with serious injuries to his back, legs and arms.

Now employees of the department are looking for the bear, residents were advised not to visit the forests in the specified area. They plan to shoot the animal.

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