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Scripps Employee's Grizzly Bear Attack Retold in ABC Docudrama

Local news outlets cover 10th anniversary of dramatic survival story

Johan otter and daughter jenna photo

Local news outlets cover 10th anniversary of dramatic survival story

On March 14, ABC’s new docudrama “In an Instant” featured a story about Johan Otter, Scripps Health senior director of occupational health and wellness, and his daughter, Jenna, and how they survived a grizzly bear attack in 2005. Local news media covered the 10th anniversary of their amazing survival story.


Read the story in the U-T San Diego: Escondido family relives grizzly attack

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