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Glacier Grizzly Bites Jogger's Shoe

May 20 2004 at 4:35 PM
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A jogger was bitten by a bear in Glacier National Park's first reported bear-related injury of the year, officials said Tuesday.
A park statement said a man was running early Sunday when he came up on what he thought was a grizzly bear. Gary Smith told officials he fell. Smith said the bear bit his shoe, then left after Smith sprayed the animal.
Smith said he got away with a scratch and a puncture on his shin.
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