MONTICELLO, Maine ( NEWS CENTER)-- Jim Thorne, of Carmel was traveling on Route 1 in Monticello Thursday morning when he saw a big black bear in a field.
He said he pulled over and jumped out of the car with his camera thinking that it might cross the road.
Sure enough, he said, it crossed the road and a truck traveling by at the same time just missed it.
Thorne says, "That was a close call there buddy."
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