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Bear struck, killed by passing vehicle

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Apr 23 2014 09:02:57 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 23 2014 10:07:12 PM CDT

A vehicle struck and killed a bear cub around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday on Jacobsburg Road in Bushkill Township.

BUSHKILL TWP., Pa. -

A vehicle struck and killed a bear cub around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday on Jacobsburg Road in Bushkill Township.

The driver tells us that the cub bolted out of the woods and was struck by the vehicle's left tire before he had time to react.

The cub rolled under the car and died.

The Game Commission is investigating.