The mountain lion attacked the victim, 63, in the Sierra Nevada foothills northwest of Nevada City, Calif. The man was treated and released from a Grass Valley hospital.
The hunt continued Monday for a mountain lion that over the weekend mauled a sleeping hiker in the Sierra Nevada foothills northwest of Nevada City, Calif.
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