Runner suffocated mountain lion in act of self defense in Larimer County
He will speak for the first time at 1:15PM - Watch here LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. -- A trail runner in Larimer County killed a juvenile mountain lion by suffocating the animal after it attacked him, Colorado Parks and Wildlife said on Tuesday. The incident happened while the man was running on the West Ridge trail at the Horsetooth Mountain Open Space, a 2,700-acre park just west of Fort Collins, when he was attacked by a "juvenile" mountain lion.