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15 Bison Captured After Getting Loose From New Hampshire Farm

Police are urging drivers to be careful

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    Police in Gilford, New Hampshire, are asking people to be careful after a herd of bison got loose.

    (Published Tuesday, July 18, 2017)

    A herd of buffalo are all back in custody after escaping from a farm in Gilford, New Hampshire.

    Police in Gilford warned drivers to be cautious in the area of the Route 3/11 Bypass and Route 11A areas Tuesday afternoon.

    Authorities said the herd got loose from a local farm.

    Although most had been accounted for, approximately 15 bison adults and calfs were still missing by 6 p.m., and the farmer said they may be laying down in woods to rest.

    Drivers had been asked not to approach the bison or blow car horns to avoid startling them.

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