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.


Information from WMFZ-TV

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