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    The US Army soldier mauled to death by a brown bear during a training exercise in Alaska was remembered as 'an inspiration to all who had the privilege to know him'. Staff Sgt. Seth Michael Plant, 30, was killed by a brown mother bear protecting her cubs outside Air Force base Elmendorf-Richardson, Anchorage. Commander Lt. Col. David J. Nelson said: '[Plant] always had a smile on his face, he always went above and beyond what was asked of him, and he served as an inspiration to all who had the privilege to know him.' Staff Sgt. Seth Michael Plant (left and right) was attacked by a bear while training in Alaska Plant is pictured in his Army uniform holding a rifle in the Alaska wilderness close to the base Plant was from Saint Augustine, Florida and had been at Elmendorf-Richardson since July 2021, the Army said.  He was an infantryman from the 3rd Battalion, 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment.  Plant and two other soldiers were out training when they came upon the bear den. The mother bear crawled outside in defence...
    LAFAYETTE, New Jersey (WABC) -- A woman is in the hospital after being mauled by a bear in Lafayette, New Jersey Wednesday afternoon.The 33-year-old woman was walking along Gorney Road around 4:36 p.m. when she saw a bear nearby.That's when the bear charged and attacked her leaving wounds on her right arm and along the right side of her body, according to police.EMS transported the woman to a nearby hospital for treatment.New Jersey Department Of Environmental Protection was notified of the incident.The DEP reminds the public that while bear attacks on people are extremely rare, these are large, powerful wild animals, and interactions with them must be avoided for public safety and the well-being of the animals.The DEP reminds the public of the following steps they can take to reduce the risk of encounters with black bears:--Never feed or approach a bear.--Remain calm if you encounter a bear. Do not run from it.--Make the bear aware of your presence by speaking in an assertive voice, singing, clapping your hands, or making other noises.--Make sure the bear has an escape route.--If...
    THE body of a missing father of four has been found after reportedly being mauled to death by a grizzly bear.   Craig Cloutare disappeared while on a hike with a pal in Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday. 5Craig Clouatre,40, went missing while hiking on WednesdayCredit: Facebook 5Cops believe he died after being mauled by a grisly bearCredit: Facebook 5Craig leaves behind his wife Jamie and their four childrenCredit: Facebook Search teams and helicopters were deployed in a desperate attempt to find the 40-year-old from Montana. But on Saturday, cops tragically revealed that remains were discovered in the dense Wyoming region. In a statement, Park County Sheriff Brad Bichler wrote: “It is with a very heavy heart that I am writing this update. After an extensive search this morning we have located Craig, “It appears he had an encounter with a grizzly and unfortunately did not survive. READ MORE ON US NEWSFATAL TRIP Girl, 13, dies in Aruba boating accident while on vacation with familyGET OUT Fast-moving Boulder wildfire spreads to 123 acres & 8,000 homes must evacuate...
    LAKE TAHOE, Calif. -- A 66-year-old Lake Tahoe woman who is battling stage-4 cancer was mauled by a bear inside her home; she recounted the vicious attack in an interview."I should be dead, the way the bear swiped at my face and right here," Laurel-Rose Von Hoffmann-Curzi told the Bay Area's KTVU-TV, pointing to one of several scars she received.Von Hoffmann-Curzi said she was bleeding, scared and screaming as she realized what was happening.She is fighting stage-4 lymphoma and was isolating herself in her Tahoe home when loud noises from the kitchen woke her up Saturday. That's when she found a bear by her refrigerator, and it immediately attacked."He must have come straight at me," she recalled. "I have only a vision of the paw. It was dark and then I'm getting torn up.
    A man was on a morning bike ride in Alaska last week when a 400-pound brown bear charged him, biting his lower leg and only backing off after the man kicked the animal, according to an incident report from the Alaskan Wildlife Troopers.  The mauling happened in Cantwell, about 30 miles away from Denali National Park in south-central Alaska.  A man was riding his bike along a river in Alaska when a brown bear mauled him, causing puncture wounds.  (iStock) The victim, who was armed at the time but didn't use his gun, was riding his bike along a river and noticed bear tracks in the snow before suddenly seeing a brown bear charge at him from 30-45 feet away.  NORTH CAROLINA BLACK BEARS SWIPING HIKERS' BACKPACKS, US FOREST SERVICE WARNS He got off his bicycle and started yelling at the bear but eventually fell to the ground and the animal bit his lower right leg, causing puncture wounds and a laceration.  The man, who was not identified by authorities, told officers that believes he "kicked at the bear"...
    A HEROIC husband was injured as he saved his pregnant wife from being mauled by a "jealous" bear at a Russian circus. The woman - scratched and floored by the wild beast - was identified today as Lia Baspanova. 4Lia Baspanova was attacked by a bear 4She claimed the bear may have been 'jealous' She had claimed that the male Himalayan bear called Stepan may have been “jealous” that she was expecting a child, triggering the sudden attack in front of screaming children in the Russian city of Oryol.  It was her husband Alexey Velker, 34, another trainer, who dragged the predator away from his wife. In doing so he suffered worse wounds than she did. The bear gnawed his right arm and he needed stitches on the lacerated cuts and blood vessels. Both required hospital treatment but were later discharged.  The bear from travelling circus Grand will not perform again after the attack. Prosecutors are checking footage of the incident and could press criminal charges against the circus organisers.  Most read in US NewsMOST WANTED Gabby Petito's family think her fiancé...
    A hunter in Alaska’s Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve was mauled by a grizzly bear Wednesday. Jason Long was hunting alone close to the Chisana River when a mother bear and two cubs attacked him, according to a National Park Service news release. An Eagle River hunter was reported in stable condition Wednesday after he was mauled by a grizzly sow with cubs in Wrangell-St. Elias National Parkhttps://t.co/j9h6L6jxip — Anchorage Daily News (@adndotcom) September 9, 2021 After the attack, Long was able to activate the SOS button on his Inreach device, which signaled first responders for help, according to the news release. A number of rescue teams were involved in the mission to save Long, including the Alaska Air National Guard 210th, 211th, and 212th Rescue Squadrons. Long was taken to the hospital with lacerations and puncture wounds following the attack. He is in stable condition, according to the news release. (RELATED: Wilderness Guide Dies Following Mauling By Grizzly Bear, Officials Say) Since the attack appeared to be defensive, the National Park Service said in the news release...
    A black bear pictured in Alaska, USA on August 22, 2013. Wolfgang Kaehler/LightRocket via Getty Images A 26-year-old woman was mauled to death by a bear in Alberta, Western Canada. She is the third fatality in just three months.  Experts believe it could be because more people are traveling to the wild as a result of the pandemic.  10 Things in Politics: The latest in politics & the economy Loading Something is loading. Email address By clicking ‘Sign up’, you agree to receive marketing emails from Insider as well as other partner offers and accept our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. The third Canadian has been mauled to death by a bear in three months.  The latest fatality was to a 26-year-old woman in Alberta, Western Canada, early this week. She was working for a helicopter company transporting professional tree planters when she was attacked by a black bear near Swan Hills, a small village surrounded by sub-alpine forests.  Reports state that witnesses chased the dangerous animal away, allowing a colleague of the injured woman to...
    AN ALASKAN gold miner miraculously survived a bear attack and hid in his cabin for a week as the bear terrorized him outside. Longtime summer miner Richard Jessee was riding his ATV on July 12 when he saw a brown bear barrelling towards him. 3Richard Jessee hid in his cabin for four days while a brown bear tried to get insideCredit: Lindsey Rudolph for The Nome Nugget Jessee, who had attached a trailer to his ATV as he neared the Big Four Creek near the Casadepaga River in Solomon, Alaska, said the brown bear jumped right on top of him. "The bear came out of nowhere," he told The Nome Nugget. "It rolled my bike and the trailer over like it was a toy car. I was in shock and hypothermic." Because he was hauling a heavy trailer, Jessee couldn't escape the bear's attack. Instead, both his ATV and trailer - and his cell phone - quickly sank to the bottom of the river. Jessee managed to fire a shot at the bear quickly enough to escape the bear's swatting....
    A SLEEP deprived man managed to fight off a grizzly bear in a week-long battle as it terrorized him every night before he was finally rescued after desperately scrawling "SOS" on a shack roof. In scenes akin to The Revenant - in which Leonardo DiCaprio's character is mauled by a bear - the terrified man was attacked and repeatedly targeted by the beast while alone in the wilderness of Alaska - and was down to his last two bullets when finally saved. 2The man was staying in a shack in the wilderness of Alaska when he was terrorized by the bearCredit: AFP 2A grizzly bear attacked the man and even dragged him to the riverCredit: Getty The man - who rescuers said was in his late 50s or early 60s - was staying at a mining camp some 40 miles outside of Nome when he was attacked by a ferocious grizzly bear. What ensued was almost a week of tenacious advances from the huge creature - with the bear returning every night. The ordeal saw the unidentified man dragged to...
    A NURSE was mauled to death by a grizzly bear that pulled her out of her tent in the dead of night as fellow campers watched on in horror. Leah Davis Lokan, 65, of Chico, California, was on a long-distance bicycling trip and had stopped in the town of Ovando, Montana when she was killed early Tuesday morning. 7Leah Davis Lokan, 65, was named as the victim of Tuesday morning's deadly bear maulingCredit: Facebook 7She was a national cycling champion and a retired nurseCredit: Facebook The predator responsible for the attack remains at large, with wildlife officials and police desperately searching for the bear, which they plan to kill. The grizzly had previously visited the camp before, officials with Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks said. Lokan had been camping near the town's post office with two fellow cyclists when the attack happened. The approximately 400-pound grizzly first awakened the campers about 3am, officials said, but then ran away. The campers then took food out of their tents, secured it, and went back to sleep. But...
    A bear attacked a Colorado man in his own garage on Sunday. Wolfgang Kaehler/LightRocket via Getty Images A man in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, was attacked by a mother bear on Sunday night. The man was hospitalized with severe cuts to his head and legs but is expected to survive. The man came face-to-face with the bear and its two cubs in his own garage. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. A bear savagely mauled a man after he found the creature and her two cubs in his garage in Colorado on Sunday night. The man from Steamboat Springs was taken to hospital to have surgery on severe cuts and wounds to his head and legs. He is expected to survive, according to a statement released by Colorado Parks and Wildlife. The statement said that the man had birdseed and other food items stored in his garage, which is what attracted the mother bear and its two cubs. At around 11 pm on Sunday night, the man noticed his open garage door. Once he saw the bears in...
    A WOMAN was mauled by a bear as the beast clawed her face and tried to drag her away before hero rescuers fought it off. The 75-year-old was rushed to hospital with facial injuries and a broken pelvis after the incident in the Asturias region in northern Spain. 3The bear struck the woman in the face and tried to drag her awayCredit: AFP The pensioner, identified only as Carmen, was enjoying an evening stroll with some friends after dinner when the animal appeared suddenly at around 9pm on Sunday. The bear struck her in the face with one of its front claws after rearing up on its back legs. According to local reports, the animal tried to drag the woman away before her friends, who were a few feet a head of her, got the bear to desist by shouting at it. The incident happened on the outskirts of Sonande, in the municipality of Cangas del Narcea. After being taken to a local hospital, the woman was transferred to Asturias Central University Hospital in the city of Oviedo, where she...
    WYOMING -- A bear mauled a hiker in Yellowstone National Park near the Wyoming-Montana state line on Friday morning -- an attack that sent the man to a hospital in an ambulance, park officials said.The 39-year-old man suffered significant injuries to his lower extremities but was able to hike out on his own before the ambulance picked him up, the park said in a news release.The man's name and details about his condition were not released.RELATED: Video shows bear charging toward woman at Yellowstone National ParkEMBED More News Videos A woman's close encounter with a bear in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming was caught on camera. The attack happened on Beaver Ponds Trail -- a 5-mile loop trail near Wyoming's Mammoth Hot Springs, park officials said. Most of the loop is in Wyoming, but a portion is in Montana.The man "was hiking alone when he encountered what he believed to be two grizzly bears," and "one bear made contact with the hiker," causing the injuries, the news release said.Linda Veress, a spokesperson for the park, told CNN the attack was...
    An Alaska man conducting a land survey in a wooded area was mauled by a bear but survived the attack and is being treated for his injuries at a hospital, authorities said. SHARKS USE EARTH'S MAGNETIC FIELD FOR NAVIGATION, SCIENTISTS SAY Authorities believe a brown bear mauled the 61-year-old man near the small community of Gulkana but could not find the bear after the attack, Alaska State Troopers said in a statement. An Alaska man conducting a land survey in a wooded area was mauled by a bear but survived the attack and is being treated for his injuries at a hospital, authorities said. (iStock) The man was located by officials and taken by troopers and other rescue workers to a road, where he was eventually flown to an Anchorage hospital for treatment. Authorities did not describe the man’s injuries or condition and did not identify him but said he is from the tiny Alaska community of Chitna. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP Gulkana is about 190 miles (306 kilometers) northeast of Anchorage.
    Highway 212 at the northeast entrance into Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, The northeast entrance to Yellowstone National Park is on US Highway 212 a few miles west of Cooke City Montana as one crosses into Wyoming. Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Charles "Carl" Mock, 40, of West Yellowstone, Montana, was attacked by a bear near Yellowstone. He died two days after being seriously injured in the bear attack. Investigators believe the bear was defending a food source when it mauled Mock. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. A backcountry guide was mauled to death by a grizzly bear while fishing near Yellowstone National Park, according to a release from the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Department. Charles "Carl" Mock, 40, was fishing on Thursday just north of West Yellowstone, Montana, and close to the national park when the bear attacked. "The man had bear spray with him, but it's unclear whether he was able to deploy it during the attack," Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Department said, adding that investigators believe the bear was defending...
    A skier was mauled by a bear in Alaska’s backcountry before a dramatic Coast Guard rescue over the weekend, officials said. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter airlifted the man out of danger after he suffered injuries to his head and hands when a bear attacked him on a mountain northwest of Haines on Saturday, the US Coast Guard said in a statement. The man was flown to Juneau where he received medical attention. The victim remains in stable condition in Anchorage, Alaska State Troopers said . Two other skiers escaped the area without injuries, officials said. The group unknowingly entered a den where a bear and its cubs had been living. The bear came out and attacked the skier in self-defense, according to state troopers. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the Alaska Wildlife Troopers are investigating the incident. A skier was mauled by a bear in Alaska’s backcountry before a dramatic Coast Guard rescue.AFP via Getty Images
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