Man Survives Brutal Run-in with Bear in Sierra Madre

April 24, 2019 - 7:49 am

A man in the Sierra Madre has survived a run-in with a bear late Tuesday night.

Sierra Madre police are investigating a bear attack on an elderly man. 

Sierra Madre police KNX the 84-year-old was found shirtless and injured late last night near Arno Drive and Santa Anita Avenue. 

The Department of Fish and Wildlife canvassed the area and gathered some evidence, but didn't find any sign of a bear in the area. 

The victim was treated at the scene.

-KNX 1070