A Florida man barely obtained away after he was viciously mauled by a bear.
Andrew Meunier let his canine out round 10:30 p.m. Tuesday night time when the animal rapidly ran again inside his home, NBC 2 reviews.
The 41-year-old informed police he was attacked by a bear when it swiped at him proper after the canine ran again inside. Meunier informed police he noticed three bears complete that stood over 5 ft tall.
Meunier needed to be taken to the hospital for therapy after he suffered a number of cuts throughout his head and abdomen. NBC 2 reviews he was in surgical procedure for 4 hours and needed to get 41 stitches.
“In truth I am simply completely happy I obtained out alive,” Meunier stated. “The whole lot went in gradual movement and it is as scary as you may think about.”
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Fee setup traps within the surrounding space by Meunier’s dwelling in Naples in hopes of catching the bears earlier than they damage anybody else. Donuts have been positioned within the traps as a result of it is sweets that appeal to the bears.
Meunier is the primary individual to ever be injured by a bear in south Florida. The person stated it was like he was actually in a boxing match with a bear.
“Who else can say? That is what they had been telling me final night time within the ER,” Meunier stated. “I appear like I obtained in a combat with Wolverine. I do not care if there are scars, I walked away with my life and it may’ve gone an entire lot worse.”