A 72-year-old woman is recovering from injuries after being gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park. Officials say she tried getting close to the bison several times so she could take a picture. This happened near the woman’s campsite last week at Bridge Bay Campground in northwest Wyoming.
A 72-year-old California woman trying to take photos of a bison was gored by the animal at Yellowstone National Park, park officials said Monday. https://t.co/B2j7Pc6m2d
— NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (@NBCNightlyNews) June 30, 2020
Park visitors are supposed to stay at least 25 yards away from all large animals in the park. Officials say this attack serves as a reminder that wildlife in Yellowstone National Park “are wild.” Another woman was also gored at the park last month.
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