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Officer rescues baby bald eagle after it crashes into pickup truck

2 weeks 21 hours 44 minutes ago Wednesday, July 27 2022 Jul 27, 2022 July 27, 2022 12:27 PM July 27, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

LAPLACE - An injured baby bald eagle sat on top of a pickup truck after it had collided with its rear window until a police officer was able to swoop in and fly it to safety.

A sergeant with St. John Parish Sheriff's Office carefully wrapped the bird in a towel without causing further injury, according to a Facebook post on the office's page. 

The eagle was taken to Wings of Hope Bird Sanctuary in Livingston where it is expected to make a full recovery before it is released.

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