Authorities in Harghita are on alert searching a bear that has tried to enter a hotel in Baile Tusnad on Thursday. The animal got scared and ran after it had broken a window and cut its foot.
A person called 112 announcing a bear has tried to enter a hotel in the mountain resort, but got injured after breaking the window and ran away in the forest nearby, to Sfanta Ana Lake.
Now, the gendarmes are looking for the injured animal. They also secured the area to prevent tourists from going to the place where the bear might be and to allow specialists to look for it.
Bear incidents has been on the rise in Romania amid growing population of bears in the Romanian Carpathians, but also because of the people’s recklessness.