Bear spotted dashing across interstate in Washington state

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State troopers in Washington state spotted a bear running across lanes of Interstate 5 in Pierce County on Sunday morning.

The bear was seen near milepost 122 between Lakewood and Dupont, KIRO-TV reported.

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Troopers said officials from the Department of Fish and Wildlife responded and were trying to locate the bear.

Officials cautioned drivers to be on the lookout for the animal and drive cautiously.

A bear surprised some motorists when it dashed across an interstate in Washington state Sunday.
A bear surprised some motorists when it dashed across an interstate in Washington state Sunday. (Getty Images/Stock photo)