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Gatlinburg bear uses pedestrian crossing to return to woods [VIDEO]

A bear in Gatlinburg, Tenn., is traffic-savvy enough to use the crosswalk.
By CAROLINE LEE, UPI.com   |   Sept. 12, 2013 at 2:47 PM   |   Comments

Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Gatlinburg, Tenn., shoppers were surprised when black bear was spotted roaming the town.

While determining its escape route, the bear weaved between people until it found an out: a crosswalk. Guess it found the city life unbearable.

The bear made a run for it and barely made it across the street before the light changed.

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