A man has been attacked by an angry black bear in Sequoit National Forest, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
Officials say a male black bear was spotted in the Sequoias National Forest on Sunday.
The incident occurred in the area of the intersection of East and West State Road, according the department.
The department said in a release that the man who was attacked suffered injuries to his right arm, leg and back.
He was treated at the scene by paramedics and transported to a local hospital.
He has been released.
The Bear Trap Wildlife Refuge is closed in the vicinity of the incident.
No other details were immediately available.