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Deadly polar bear attack in Tempelfjord

In the early morning of August 05, there has been a tragical polar bear attack on a group of people in Tempelfjord. For the first time since 1996, a person was killed, another four were injured. The injured people are between 16 and 29 years old, the killed person was 17 years young. The injured ones are in medical treatment in Tromsø.

The polar bear was shot.

Further details are not yet known.

last modification: 2014-07-01 · copyright: Rolf Stange