There have been a number of , but one such sighting took an unfortunate turn for one Sammamish driver yesterday.
A woman crashed her car into a bear at SE 8th Street in Sammamish on Thursday morning, May 24, MyNorthwest.com reported.
"The driver was obviously a bit shaken up, but uninjured. And she saw the bear scoot off into the woods," apparently uninjured, Sammamish Police Sgt. Jessica Sullivan told MyNorthwest.com.
"There was front-end damage to the vehicle, such that it's not drivable," says Sgt. Sullivan.
"We have bear sightings fairly frequently in the city this time of year, but car-versus-bear accidents are a bit more uncommon," says Sgt. Sullivan.