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Bear killed after being hit by car near Roy

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on July 18, 2012 at 12:32 pm |
July 18, 2012 1:39 pm

A 3-year-old bear was euthanized this afternoon after being struck by a car near Roy, according to the Washington State Patrol.

The collision occurred in the 30900 block of state Route 507 at milepost 32.

The driver was not injured.

The bear weighed about 300 pounds, trooper Guy Gill said. It’s carcass will be used to feed animals at Wolf Haven or Northwest Trek.

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