Woman Attacked by Bear in Florida

Central Florida has experienced a rise in neighborhood bear attacks.
1:27 | 12/06/14

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Now to Florida this evening, to a community where they've trapped and killed nine bears. One of them attacking a woman this week. Matt Gutman with the images of the bears taking over the neighborhood. Reporter: From the trees to the trash cans. On Wednesday night, attacking Jean barber, walking her dog. Tonight, Florida fish and wildlife telling us this is the ninth nuisance bear they've trapped and killed in four weeks. Just before that, a photographer capturing pictures of the same group of bears in trees. Bear attacks on the rise nationwide, killing six america americaninameric Americans this year. But central Florida, ground central for bear attacks. This woman was attacked in her own garage in her hometown. And this man says if you were attacked -- Cover your face and neck. Reporter: Experts all agree, never run. It triggers their predatory instinct.

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