Video shows large black bear crossing the road in Easton

Video shows the bear crossing South Park Avenue and Riverside Lane on Aug. 13.

News 12 Staff

Aug 23, 2022, 9:56 AM

Updated 698 days ago

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A large black bear was spotted crossing the road in Easton.
Video shows the bear crossing South Park Avenue and Riverside Lane on Aug. 13.
The video was taken by Lana Tsirakidis and posted to Reddit. 
Bear sightings have increased around Connecticut over the past few months.
A tagged bear known as 'Bobbi' was shot and killed in Newtown back in May by a homeowner.
The death of the bear sparked local outrage and resulted in two bear cubs being orphaned.


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