He said his truck was too far away for him to reach and the bear was too fast to outrun.
Mengler said he looked down and saw a rock the size of his hand.
“By this time, it was [10 metres] away. I reached down quick, I grab this rock. … By this time, he’s [three metres] away. [I] reached back and just threw the rock and struck it right between the eyes.
“It was like I shot it. Knocked it right out.”
In case you ever wondered why I post things about bears, it’s because my friend Bone is a big fan of them.