'Grizzly Adams' actor in surgery after crash XHC

August 20, 1991

DAN HAGGERTY, who starred in the hit television series "The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams," has undergone more than 10 hours of surgery after having his leg broken in seven places in a motorcycle accident, his spokeswoman said yesterday.

Haggerty, 48, who was about to star as the woodsman who mixes with bears in his latest "Grizzly" film, "The Mark of the Bear," is in an intensive care unit at Cedars Sinai Hospital, the spokeswoman, Ilene Proctor, said.

Haggerty was riding his 1944 Harley-Davidson motorcycle in the Los Angeles suburb of Canoga Park on Friday when he was involved in a collision with a truck, she said.

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