Bear attack closes 2 Montana campgrounds
Cody, Wyo. – Gallatin National Forest officials have evacuated and temporarily closed two campgrounds near Cooke City, after a bear entered a tent and bit a camper.
The Soda Butte and Chief Joseph campgrounds were closed Thursday.
Forest officials say a bear entered a tent at the Soda Butte campground early in the day and bit a camper on his hand and arm.
The camper received emergency medical care and was taken to a Cody, Wyo., hospital, which refused to release information about his condition.