Bear kills guide, hurts his client in Wy­oming

The Dallas Morning News - - Nation -

JACKSON, Wyo. — Wy­oming au­thor­i­ties say a hunt­ing guide has been found dead af­ter he and a client were at­tacked by a bear.

The body of 37-year-old Mark Up­tain was found Satur­day. Teton County spokesman Billy Kirk said the client, Corey Chubon of Florida, suf­fered leg, chest and arm in­juries and was flown to a Jackson hospi­tal. Au­thor­i­ties said Chubon was bow hunt­ing and shot an elk Thurs­day, but he and Up­tain could not find the an­i­mal un­til Fri­day. They were pre­par­ing to pack it out that day when they were charged by two bears.

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