Marathoner and daughter attacked

There was an amazing story in the LA Times on Sunday (and today) about a runner and his daughter who were attacked by a grizzly in Glacier National Park, Montana. Johan Otter suffered most of the injuries between the two — his scalp was completely torn off from his hairline to the base of his neck, he had a detached muscle from his right eye from a blowout fracture, 28 lacerations, puncture wounds, fractures of the second, sixth, and seventh cervical vertebrae, and broken ribs. Then only 10 months later, and after being in a halo, plus a new scalp made of skin from his thigh and muscles from his back, he ran a 3:39 in the R&R Marathon in San Diego.

Part 1 of the story here.
Part 2 of the story here.
Also check out the incredible video footage and photos of their rescue and recovery.

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