Elk Attacks

Captive elk photographed by Dee Puett

The Payson Roundup / Rogue elk attacks Payson woman:

This article tells of an unusual recent attack by a cow elk:
Lori Limebeer was treated and released at the hospital after a CT scan revealed that the blow to her head caused no brain injury, although she lost her recollection of the attack.

Even more interesting are the background stories it gives, like this one:

An elk gored a hunter to death as his wife filmed the incident. . . . The woman says that in retrospect she wished she had run to the truck to get the rifle, but she didn’t want to break off filming the attack.



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