SANTA ROSA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) confirms to News 5 that 2 bears were hit and killed early Tuesday morning in Santa Rosa County.
Both accidents occurred before daylight.
A bear was struck and killed by a vehicle near Gordon Evans Road. Another bear was struck and killed by a vehicle about 4 miles away on Highway 87.
FWC tells us both bears were male. One weighted 480 lbs and the other weighed 40 lbs.
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