STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Bear bites employee at Pennsylvania resort

A bear bit an employee at the wildlife habitat of a Pennsylvania resort, the resort said.During a guided safari tour on Saturday, a Himalayan bear at...

Posted: Jul 22, 2019 6:43 AM

A bear bit an employee at the wildlife habitat of a Pennsylvania resort, the resort said.

During a guided safari tour on Saturday, a Himalayan bear at the Nemacolin Woodlands Resort in Farmington, Pennsylvania, reached through a wire fence, pulled the employee toward it and bit the employee's arm, the resort said in a statement.

"There were two levels of wire fencing at the bear enclosure, and the associate was standing between the two when the incident occurred," the statement said.

Bystanders were able to get the bear to release the employee's arm, the resort said.

"Th associate was stabilized by a nurse, and helicoptered to the trauma center at a local hospital for evaluation and treatment. The associate is stable and alert," the statement said.

The bear has lived at the resort for nine years, according to the statement.

The resort said it has "ensured the bear enclosure is secure," and it's offering counseling to guests and staff who witnessed the attack.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 43228

Reported Deaths: 671
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Multnomah9401165
Marion5963108
Washington588578
Umatilla339345
Clackamas320666
Lane245127
Malheur194338
Jackson17427
Deschutes116113
Yamhill100515
Linn82715
Polk66315
Jefferson60510
Morrow5467
Lincoln51813
Union4772
Benton4486
Klamath4213
Douglas3638
Wasco34916
Hood River2791
Columbia2701
Josephine2693
Coos2591
Clatsop2460
Baker1333
Crook1122
Tillamook720
Curry581
Wallowa462
Lake410
Harney340
Sherman190
Gilliam110
Grant110
Wheeler10
Unassigned00

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 919276

Reported Deaths: 17529
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles3033697040
Riverside672991305
San Bernardino638501073
Orange592131467
San Diego55540881
Kern34027420
Fresno31096439
Sacramento25750496
Santa Clara24558402
Alameda23576462
San Joaquin21906490
Contra Costa18817243
Stanislaus17760399
Tulare17678288
Ventura14347165
Imperial12983336
San Francisco12241145
Monterey1147291
San Mateo11232159
Santa Barbara9874126
Merced9572155
Sonoma9569136
Kings841183
Solano748076
Marin7099127
Madera505776
Placer424857
San Luis Obispo419132
Yolo323460
Butte310752
Santa Cruz282125
Napa197916
Shasta196231
Sutter187812
San Benito144415
El Dorado13614
Yuba133410
Mendocino114221
Tehama9139
Lassen7661
Lake70016
Glenn6783
Nevada6288
Humboldt56810
Colusa5536
Calaveras34721
Amador33516
Tuolumne2794
Inyo23415
Siskiyou2050
Del Norte1801
Mono1802
Mariposa802
Plumas730
Modoc430
Trinity280
Sierra60
Alpine30
Unassigned00
Medford
Clear
41° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 41°
Brookings
Clear
50° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 49°
Feels Like: 50°
Crater Lake
Clear
24° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 24°
Grants Pass
Clear
36° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 36°
Klamath Falls
Clear
24° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 24°
Cold morning, warm afternoon
KDRV Radar
KDRV Fire Danger
KDRV Weather Cam

Community Events