I think a gun might have worked better, but that’s just a wild guess.

Fox News – A 20-year-old woman was flown to an Anchorage hospital after she was mauled by a brown bear Tuesday near a popular recreation spot on the Kenai Peninsula.

The Alaska Dispatch News reports that responders were called to the Upper Skilak Lake boat launch after reports that a brown bear had attacked a woman.

Bookey says the woman tried to use bear spray but found it did not help.

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