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Updated: Grizzly bear attacks, kills cyclist camping in downtown Ovando

Attack occurred in early morning hours of July 6

OVANDO –The long Fourth of July weekend came to a tragic end early Tuesday morning after a grizzly bear attacked and killed an adult female cyclist who was camping in downtown Ovando near the Brand Bar Museum.

Powell County Sheriff Gavin Roselles said his office received word of the attack at one of the in-town campsites at 3:30 a.m.

Roselles couldn't provide detailed information about the victim,...


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