It happened last week when Ron Cornelius woke up to a Subaru in his yard.READ MORE: Family Holds Balloon Release For 'Gentle Soul' 17-Year-Old Nasir Muhammad, Gunned Down In Front Of Mom's Home
“Usually, I don’t get up at 5 o’clock unless there is a bear driving a car down the street,” Cornelius told the Durango.
Cornelius believes the car rolled backward from a neighbor’s home into Cornelius’ mailbox.
La Plata County Sheriff’s Office deputies determined a bear was to blame and added that it pooped in the car — likely because it was nervous.
Cornelius says the bear also ripped up the interior and pulled the steering wheel straight off the shaft.MORE NEWS: 'Mom-And-Pop Bakeries Are Dying': Homemade Goodies By Roz May Have To Close Due To Worker Shortage
It’s unclear why the bear was attracted to the vehicle.