Bear in tree delays start of New Jersey school

Bear in tree at Phillipsburg High School
May 9, 2014 6:24:03 AM PDT
The opening of a school in Phillipsburg, New Jersey was delayed by 90 minutes on Friday because of a bear in a tree.

The bear was spotted around 6 a.m. outside Phillipsburg High School, according to WFMZ-TV.

Officials believe the bear had been there most of the night.

A photo from WMFZ showed the bear resting in the tree just above the building.

New Jersey Fish and Game crews were working to get the bear out of the tree.

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Information from WMFZ-TV


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