A woman claims a bear ripped the bumper off her car in Marion County as she and her teen daughter watched from their house.
The incident occurred outside a home in Salt Springs, near the Ocala National Forest.
A photo taken by the woman shows a silver Toyota Corolla with its bumper on the ground next to the vehicle. She said a paw print could be seen on the bumper.
In an email, the woman told Local 6 that there was no food or attractants in the car
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission was expected to investigate the incident.