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Yellowstone Bison Gores Curious Tourist, Hurls Her Into Air

Bison in Yellowstone National Park, in Feb. 2021.

Bison in Yellowstone National Park, in Feb. 2021.

Photographer: Ryan Dorgan/Jackson Hole News & Guide/AP Photo

Careless curiosity came close to killing a tourist visiting Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming.

The National Park Service reports an Ohio woman strayed too close to a bison and “consequently, the bison gored the woman and tossed her 10 feet into the air.”