Northeast Minn. woman survives rare bear attack
By John Myers
McGREGOR, Minn. – A 72-year-old rural McGregor woman was bitten and clawed by a sow bear Monday evening in the yard just outside her lake home.
The woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries and the bear was later killed when it charged at a state conservation officer about 200 yards from where the attack occurred, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource said Wednesday.
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