Hungry javelina gets stuck in car, goes for ride in Arizona
April 10, 2022
CORNVILLE, Ariz. (AP) — A hungry javelina in Arizona ended up going for a drive when it became trapped inside an empty car and bumped it into neutral.
Deputies in Yavapai County responded to a call last week in Cornville, a community 10 miles (16 kilometers) south of Sedona, about a javelina stuck in a Subaru station wagon. Javelinas are pig-like animals that are native to desert environments.
After speaking with the car's owner and other residents, they determined the car's hatch back had been left open overnight.
The javelina jumped in to get to a bag of Cheetos. The hatch then closed,...