Bruno the bear euthanized after being hit by a car

Published: Jun. 30, 2021 at 8:08 PM CDT
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LOUISIANA. (KFVS) - According to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Bruno the bear was euthanized after he was injured by a car.

Both of his back legs were broken.

Bruno was a black bear that traveled over 400 miles, from Wisconsin, through Illinois, into Missouri, and beyond.

In July of 2020, appeared within the city limits of Wentzville and cornered himself just north of I-70 and near I-40/61.

He was safely transported to an area of suitable habitat outside the urban area and was released unharmed when he awoke.

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