A courageous mom fought off a mountain lion — with her bare arms — as it savagely attacked her 5-12 months-outdated son outside the house their California household very last week, authorities reported Saturday.
The unnamed female punched the 65-pound wild animal and wrestled it absent from her baby in the front lawn of the family’s residence in Calabasas on Thursday, authorities claimed.
The mountain lion experienced dragged the boy or girl “about 45 yards” across the front lawn in the wild assault, said Capt. Patrick Foy, a spokesman with the California Section of Fish and Wildlife.
“The true hero of this story is his mother due to the fact she definitely saved her son’s existence,” Foy claimed.
“She ran out of the residence and begun punching and putting the mountain lion with her bare fingers and got him off her son,” he claimed.
The mom and dad drove their son to the clinic and staffers there alerted authorities to the attack.
Foy explained the youngster sustained traumatic injuries to his head and higher torso but was recovering in secure ailment at a Los Angeles clinic.
A wildlife officer despatched to the scene noticed the mountain lion “hissing” at him and shot and killed the animal on web page, authorities explained.
With Submit wires