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Black bear spotted in Orange County

Stock image of a black bear

Stock image of a black bear

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. — Orange County Emergency Services is warning residents to be on the lookout for a black bear spotted in the area of Lawrence Road and US Highway 70.

WTVD-TV reported that dispatchers started getting calls about the bear Monday evening.

Officials said that people should not approach the animal and call 911 if they see it.

2 comments

  • FaithC

    Learn to live with nature. Don’t leave food sources out and they will move on. They want nothing to do with you, any more than you want anything too do with them. Have respect and use common sense.

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