In California, a woman with her bare hands coped with a cougar that attacked her five-year-old son, CBS Los Angeles reported.
The incident occurred in the city of Calabasas. The child was playing in the yard; suddenly an animal grabbed him and dragged him 40 meters.
At the boy’s screams, the mother ran out of the house, she began to beat the puma, and she managed to drive it away.
The child was taken to the hospital; injuries to his head, neck, and torso were recorded.
According to the TV channel, a cougar attack on a person in this area has not been reported for more than 20 years.