Resident of the Tomsk region was in the hospital after bear attack

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The bear wounded the inhabitant of Tomsk region during the hunt, the victim is in the hospital Nizhnevartovsk (Khanty) in a grave condition, have informed RIA of news in the regional Department of health.

Earlier, local media reported on battle of the hunter with the bear. The man shot at the animal, taking in the dark for an elk. Wounding of the predator, the hunter and two of his friends began to chase him, but the bear pounced on the gunman. One of them repeatedly shot the animal and saved the life of a man who was quickly delivered in hospital of the city of Swan, where he was given medical assistance.

«Then, in accordance with a special procedure for the provision of high-tech care in these areas the patient was transported to the hospital of the city of Nizhnevartovsk for further treatment. His condition is estimated as heavy» — said in the Department of health of Tomsk region.