Bear killed on freeway near Bellevue



BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) — A young bear trying to cross Interstate 405 was struck and killed early Friday near Bellevue.

Washington State Patrol Trooper Julie Startup told KOMO Radio the patrol was notified at 2:40 a.m. about the carcass. A trooper moved it to the side of the freeway and notified the Fish and Wildlife Department.

The driver who hit the bear had left the scene.


Information from: KOMO-AM,