DNA evidence in Cub Creek bear fatality reveals presence of four bears

(Lander, Wyo.)  – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has finished an analysis of DNA collected at the scene of the fatal bear encounter northwest of Dubois. The incident occurred September 4th near Cub Creek in Fremont County. The Game and Fish also completed an extensive investigation at the scene of the incident and surrounding vicinity and has worked closely with the Fremont County Coroner, Sheriff and Search and Rescue.

Lander Game and Fish Regional Office

Utah man’s death ruled accidental in encounter with bear; G&F to release more details today

(Riverton, Wyo.) – A 31-year-old Utah man’s death in the Teton Wilderness Area of the Shoshone National Forest has been ruled accidental due to a bear encounter, Chief Deputy Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen said today. Cause of death was listed as blunt force trauma.