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Golfer hospitalized after bobcat attack on Connecticut course

A golfer in Connecticut was taken to the hospital on Thursday after enduring a bobcat attack on the course, officials said. The episode happened around 8:30 a.m. at the Mohegan Sun Golf Course in Baltic, Conn., the state’s Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP) said in a news release. “Another member of the golfer’s team was able to drive the bobcat off,” officials said. The injured individual, whose “condition is unknown,” was taken for medical treatment after sustaining lacerations, DEEP said. Following the incident, DEEP Environmental Conservation Police managed to locate the bobcat and humanely euthanized it, according to officials. The animal was taken to UConn Medical Lab for testing, they added. T ...