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Second person gored by bison at Yellowstone national park in span of three days

A second visitor has been gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park in the span of just three days.Officials say a 71-year-old woman from West Chester, Pennsylvania, was attacked by a bull bison near Storm Point at Yellowstone Lake on Wednesday.The incident happened when the woman and her daughter accidentally approached the bison as they returned to their vehicle, which was parked at a trailhead.She suffered a non-life-threatening injury and was taken for treatment to a hospital in Cody, Wyoming.“The woman and her daughter inadvertently approached the bison as they were returning to their vehicle at the trailhead, causing...
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71-year-old woman is second visitor to be attacked by a bison in Yellowstone National Park this week

A visitor was gored by a bison in Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday. It was the second such attack in the park in three days. The tourist, a 71-year-old woman from West Chester, Pennsylvania, reportedly approached the animal by accident while she and her daughter returned to their car after hiking near the park's central lake, according to the National Park Service. The bull, or male, bison then charged.
WEST CHESTER, PA
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Bison gores 71-year-old woman in Yellowstone's second attack this week

A visitor was gored by a bison in Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday. It was the second such attack in the park in three days. The tourist, a 71-year-old woman from West Chester, Pennsylvania, reportedly approached the animal by accident while she and her daughter returned to their car after hiking near the park's central lake, according to the National Park Service. The bull, or male, bison then charged.The woman was transported to a hospital in Cody, Wyoming, which is about 50 miles away, and treated for non-life threatening injuries, the NPS said. The attack is not the first of its kind...
WEST CHESTER, PA
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