LISTEN: Woman calls 911 after bear completely destroys her car in Canton

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CANTON -- A woman called 911 saying she believed someone was trying to break into her car, a white Subaru, that was parked in her garage.

Two officers said they showed up on the scene to see a bear inside the car. but they said that they do not know how the bear got into the car.

The officers grabbed the door and let the bear out. The bear then ran off and the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection was notified by the responding officers.

No one was hurt in the incident, according to police.

Here is a gallery of other bear sightings across the state.

Here is what DEEP advises if you see a bear.

Google Map for coordinates 41.824757 by -72.895618.

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