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Mountain lion sighting reported in Woodside

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

A mountain lion was seen in a neighborhood in Woodside this morning, San Mateo County emergency officials said.

The cat was seen near Tripp Road and Tripp Court at about 9:45 a.m., officials said.

Residents are advised to never approach a mountain lion.

Anyone who encounters a mountain lion should face the animal, make noise, and try to appear larger by waving arms and throwing rocks, emergency officials said.

More information about mountain lions is available at www.keepmewild.org.

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