UNR Warns Students Of Bears Near Campus

Two bear sightings near the University of Nevada, Reno has campus officials warning students to be aware.

Officers say the bears were spotted around 6:30 a.m. near a gas
station on Virginia and 9th streets.

The bears weren't captured and could still be in the area.

Students are being warned not to try to get close to the bruins if they see them, and to make loud noises.

Eye contact should be avoided, and never try to outrun a bear.