REPORT: Man pays for bear selfie with his life, despite hero dog’s efforts

Get the DML App. CLICK HERE

As the most reliable and balanced news aggregation service on the internet, DML News offers the following information published by CBSLOCAL.COM:

INDIA (CBSDFW.COM) – A man was mauled to death by a bear after he reportedly tried to take a selfie with the animal, according to The Independent.

It happened in the Nabarangpur district of Odisha in India.

Prabhu Bhatara spotted the injured animal on his way home from a wedding. He ignored advice from friends who told him it wasn’t a good idea to take a selfie with the bear.

The article goes on to state the following:

It didn’t take long, according to The Independent, for the bear to strike once Bhatara was close. The incident was recorded on a cell phone, with the gruesome footage going viral after hitting the internet.

A stray dog also stepped in and bit the bear but its intervention failed to deter the larger animal.

Forest ranger Dhanurjaya Mohapatra said Mr Bhatara “died on the spot.”

WARNING SOME MAY FIND FOLLOWING VIDEO DISTURBING

To weigh in on this information provided by CBSLOCAL.COM, engage in our LIVE CHAT below. Scroll down.

For more on this story, click the "read more" button below.

READ MORE

If you would like to receive Breaking News text alerts on a smartphone or tablet, download the DML APP which is completely FREE and easy to use. Go to the Google Play Store or the IOS App Store and search for DML APP. Be sure to keep the app’s notifications setting on. Another way to receive alerts is to text to 40404 the following message: follow @realdennislynch (be sure to put a space between the word follow and the @ symbol).

To see more stories like this, sign up below for Dennis Michael Lynch’s email newsletter.







 

Comment via Facebook

Send this to a friend