I'm not sure if she knew the bears were there before she went out or maybe she didn't see them until she got out there. I don't know, but I for sure wouldn't of went out if I knew they were there. If they are eating or have cubs with them you are just asking for trouble.The hunt is on today for a black bear who mauled a woman at her home in an upscale central Florida neighborhood, leaving her with injuries to her face, legs and torso and requiring her to get 40 stitches to the head.
Black Bear Mauls Florida Woman, Drags Her Out of Garage
There is one piece of advice in this article I would follow, with a black bear you should stand your ground and not play dead.