Bear struck, killed by car near Volborg
August 30, 2019
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Region 7 has received some inquiries about a black bear that was struck and killed by a vehicle near Volborg recently.
According to FWP Warden Kyle Queer of Broadus, a larger male bear weighing in at 185 pounds was struck by a small vehicle on Highway 59 South around 10:30 p.m. on Aug. 18. The impact disabled the vehicle, but there were no injuries to passengers. The bear was killed on impact.
“It was a rather large bear,” Queer said.
Queer responded to the incident just inside of Powder River County, collected the bear, weighed it and extracted a tooth fo...