A man is recovering after he fought off a mountain lion that attacked him during a trail run in Colorado.
The man was running alone at Horsetooth Mountain Park near Fort Collins when he was attacked from behind Monday afternoon. The runner fought off the cougar, hiked out of the area and drove himself to a hospital. He suffered facial cuts, wrist injuries and puncture wounds to his arms, legs and back. The runner was able to kill the animal during the struggle.