A bear broke into an unlocked car and accidentally put it into neutral, causing the vehicle to coast 100 feet down a hill, deputies said. (Photo: Boulder County Sheriff's Office)
Photo: Boulder County Sheriff's Office
Photo: Boulder County Sheriff's Office

Bear takes car on joyride in Colorado

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“The bear worked on digging out through all (four) doors, but apparently butt-shifted the car into neutral,” the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said on Facebook.

The car hit a tree and was totaled, but in the process, a door popped open, allowing the bear to escape in an unknown direction, investigators said