Bird dive bombs joggers in Denver


DENVER (WTNH)– Some people trying to enjoy a morning jog at a park in Denver are getting quite the surprise!

A black bird at Sloans Lake is swooping down on unsuspecting runners and walkers, flapping its wings and making noises.

A bird expert says it’s a male red-winged blackbird and could be protecting its nest.

This one just happens to be extra protective!

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