An 82-year-old woman died after apparently being attacked by a bear in Kitakata City, Fukushima Prefecture, on Wednesday morning.
According to police, the woman's body was found at around 8:30 a.m. in a field by her home, where she had gone to work, TBS reported. She had bite marks on her head and a bear's footprints were seen around the body.
The area is about 4 kilometers from the center of the city, with schools and many residences nearby. Police issued an alert for people to be on the lookout for a bear.© Japan Today