WATCH: Bear surprises woman while she waters flowers

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A woman in Mountain Lakes, Morris County received a surprise visitor while watering her flowers -- a large black bear.

In the video, you can see the bear slowly creeping up behind the woman, getting about 15 feet away.

It's not long before she drops the hose and runs across the yard.

The bear may have been just as scared, though – as the bear can be seen running in the opposite direction down the street.

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