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This sounds like a bit of a joke that is actually deadly serious a mountain goat terrorizing a group of hikers in a national park in Washington State.
That -- actually attacking and killing a 63 year old man who was hiking with his wife and friends.
Trace has more from our west with his.
Hey negative happening in the Olympic national park this is Robert -- walking up the trail woods' wife and a friend -- decided to stop and have luncheon this goat began approaching them.
He told his wife and friend to go on without him while he tried the issue this go to way.
Well -- walked up over the hill they heard a scream they came back and the goat.
Was standing over Robert -- men's bloody body he had been gored in the leg apparently very severely but nobody could get close to the goat.
To get the go to away from them and try to rescue Robert.
The park Rangers had to show up and throw rocks at this mountain go to get him away.
The Rangers says looked -- -- have been kind of aggressive in the past but they've never seen anything like this -- Trying to closely observe with the behaviors are.
Watching for anything that would cause us to take the next step.
Which would have been removing the animal.
Never had a new reports.
Anything -- -- -- -- take that next step.
They allowed by the way they found that go they killed that go they are now performing and the -- -- An animal autopsy to find out at the goat had some type of disease that would cause.
This type of aggressive behavior again there -- -- -- that park that'd been kind of aggressive before.
But never an attack and the -- wouldn't let anybody get close.
To Robert Jordan's body bizarre attack -- in Washington statement bizarre -- Trace thank you for that.
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