Man 'skinned alive', has ear ripped off and leg amputated after being attacked by Russian bear

Mail Online | 10/22/2019 | Will Stewart In Russia For Mailonline
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A man collecting crabs was 'skinned alive by a bear', had his ear ripped off and needed his leg to be amputated after being attacked at a beach on a remote Russian island.

Alexey Ivanovsky, 36, was left 'clinically dead' by the savage attack after which he was resuscitated by paramedics.

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The skin on his scalp, back and buttocks was ripped away, one ear torn off, and a leg needed to be amputated because of the severity of his wounds.

The victim, now in a coma, was flown 250 miles from Kunashir, one of the Kuril Islands north of Japan, to regional capital Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk where medics are trying to save his life.

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Ivanovsky was collecting crabs when he was cornered by a group of brown bears including cubs in a pincer movement, according to reports in local media.

An adult bear attacked him, clasping his leg in its teeth and clawing off his skin, as...
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