CAMPAIGN 2016: Watch live coverage of the Democratic National Convention (Watch CBSN Live)

Denver Teen Released From Hospital After Bear Mauling

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (CBS4)- The Denver teen who was mauled by a bear while on a outdoor trip to Alaska has been released from the hospital.

Sam Gottsegen, 17, was in a wilderness survival program with several other teenagers when their camp was attacked by a brown bear on July 23.

Gottsegen suffered two broken ribs, a collapsed lung and a bite to the head, along with claw marks over much of his body.

Another teen injured in the same attack remains in the hospital in fair condition.


More From CBS Denver

Send A News Tip

Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia