VLADIVOSTOK, 22 Feb – RIA Novosti. A resident of Primorye was hospitalized after he was attacked by a bear near the Shepalovo Bay near the village of Wrangel, a representative of the regional Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation told RIA Novosti.
“The duty unit of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs” Partizansky “received a message from a 58-year-old resident of the village of Wrangel that his 33-year-old son was injured as a result of an attack by a wild animal in a lake in the Shepalovo Bay area. The victim was hospitalized. Doctors diagnosed him with a bitten wound left tibia, closed fracture of the fibula of the lower third of the left leg, “- said the agency's interlocutor.
According to him, the investigative-operational group of the police department and the huntsman left for the scene. The police will hold conversations with hunters and local residents about the fact that it is not yet possible to go to the dangerous section of the coast and the surrounding area.
According to the regional head office of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, a group of rescuers from the Nakhodka search and rescue squad helped in the evacuation of a man who had suffered from a bear attack between the village of Wrangel and the Shepalovo Bay. According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the condition of the victim is satisfactory.
A video of the rescue of a man was posted on local social networks. The author says that the bear gave birth to a bear cub there, and attacked a man, protecting the cub.
The village of Wrangel is located near the large city of Nakhodka. Shepalovo is a popular tourist destination, there is a recreation center. View this post on Instagram