The wild animal killed a mountain biker in North Bend, Washington, in the foothills about 30 miles east of Seattle on Saturday. CBS News correspondent Meg Oliver reports.
ORLANDO, Fla. —
Crews in central Florida are searching for a teenager who yelled “it bit me, it bit me,” before disappearing under water in an alligator-infested pond.
A dog in Colorado had too close of an encounter with a mountain lion last week and had to be saved by her owners in a rescue captured on surveillance video.
A man is lucky he didn’t become a cougar’s dinner after he and the 140-pound beast stared each other down for nearly an hour.
Adam Bartsch was out looking for shed antlers last Thursday along a popular walking trail just north of Campbell River in Canada when he had the close encounter with the big cat.
‘I just found a shed antler and there’s a monster, monster tom cougar at 20 meters (65 feet) looking at me,’ Bartsch said in the video he recorded of the terrifying incident.
If Bartsch was afraid, he did a great job at hiding it. ‘And no I don’t have a gun. I have nothing and he is huge. How cool is that?’ he says in the video.
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