Friday, May 4, 2012

America's 300-pound 'flying' bear who fell 15 feet from a tree is killed by a CAR

Authorities say a bear tranquilized on a Colorado campus last week and photographed as it fell from a tree has been killed by a car.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials say the black bear was struck on U.S. 36 around dawn on Thursday.

Spokeswoman Jennifer Churchill tells the Boulder Daily Camera that officials positively identified the animal as the bear that caused the stir by an ear tag placed on him after the brush with authorities at the University of Colorado. Read More