June 9, 2014
Driving home to Meta early Monday morning, Jeremy Deardeauff encountered this black bear on the highway. Unable to avoid it, Deardeauff struck and killed the 300-pound animal, which was either born in the state or migrated here.
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Meta man unable to avoid young bear
Meta resident Jeremy Deardeuff comes from a family that’s no stranger to the Mid-Missouri outdoors or wildlife.
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