SNAPPED: Grizzly Bear takes down Bull Elk in Yellowstone NP

WYOMING — On Sept. 18 onlookers witnessed a grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park taking down an injured bull elk after chasing him into the Yellowstone River in the Hayden Valley region of the park.

The grizzly, known as 791, dragged the elk to the river bank where he feasted and rested after his kill. Onlookers were captivated by the event, shooting photos and videos.

The video was captured by B.E. Johnson, she uploads videos to her youtube channel featuring Yellowstone wildlife and birds. 

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