Mountain Lion Attacks Hiker at Big Bend

November 29, 2012 - Lajitas, Texas (BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK) – A remote area of Big Bend National Park remains closed following a mountain lion attack on a hiker last Friday.

Andrea Pinero Cebrian was attacked by the wild cat while hiking with her traveling companions in an area known as the Mesa de Anguila near Lajitas, Big Bend National Park said in a statement. The three hikers were visiting Far West Texas from Spain. Full report