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22 September 2011

Are you a screamer?

A couple of hikers who were attacked by a bear have been blamed for the attack because they ran away and screamed. So what on earth else can you do, asks Susan Erasmus.

A couple of hikers who were attacked by a bear have been blamed for the attack because they ran away and screamed. So what on earth else can you do, asks Susan Erasmus.

The attack turned out to be very serious, as the grizzly bear killed the husband, but left the woman behind after shaking her around a bit by her backpack. She was rescued by fellow hikers who heard her screams. (Note to self: screaming is good)

 
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