The mountain lion’s instinct to attack could have been triggered when the boy started running to his neighbour’s house. Photo: AP

Mountain lion bites boy on head outside rural US home

  • The boy had been playing on a trampoline with his brother at their home in Colorado when the big cat pounced and bit him
  • He was saved thanks to the actions of his ‘heroic’ father, who puffed himself up, ran towards the animal and made a lot of noise
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The mountain lion’s instinct to attack could have been triggered when the boy started running to his neighbour’s house. Photo: AP
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