SAN MIGUEL COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– A bear stuck inside a car needed a little help getting out. San Miguel County Sheriff’s deputies helped out the animal, but not before he had significantly damaged the vehicle.
The bear got into the car on Tuesday night and couldn’t get out.READ MORE: Elementary Students Read Aloud To Horses From Arapahoe County's Mounted Patrol Unit
Deputies tied a rope to the car door and opened it from a safe distance.READ MORE: 1 Killed In Tanker Truck Crash On Highway 285 Near Morrison, NB Lanes Closed
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Deputies say this incident serves as a reminder that bears will get into anything if attracted by the smell of food, so keep your cars locked and free of any food.