Alaska Bruin Attacks Teenage Biker

From the Anchorage Daily News:
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A teenage girl riding in an all-night mountain bike race was badly injured early Sunday morning when a bear attacked her on a trail in Far North Bicentennial Park. . . .

"One of the EMS supervisors on the scene said that in his 24 years of doing this, these were the most extensively traumatic injuries he'd seen," [Anchorage Fire Department spokeswoman Cleo] Hill said.

The bear is believed to be a grizzly . . . ._

The victim is expected to make a full recovery, according to a statement from her family.