Sea lion rounded up in San Diego after reportedly blocking targeted traffic
A sea lion produced a “splash” in San Diego, California, this week.
Police identified the mammal receiving in the way of traffic when they responded in Point Loma on Monday afternoon, according to several reports.
The creature’s big day out didn’t final forever: the animal was rounded up on Garrison Street by SeaWorld San Diego workers, according to David Koontz, the communications director for SeaWorld San Diego.
“She didn’t resist [throughout the rescue],” Koontz told Fox News. "They had been able to get the rescue nets on her fairly quickly.”
“She’s resting correct now in our animal rescue center,” Koontz mentioned of the 175-pound creature, which he described as becoming “in great-bodied situation.”
Koontz mentioned the sea lion is 𠇊lert and active” and chowed down on some reside fish in her pool — which, he stated, have been excellent signs.
“We want to monitor her for several days,” he said. “If we determine we require to do an additional examination,” the park will go from there.
If she does nicely, the park will release her into the ocean, according to Koontz.
San Diego police did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment.
Published at Wed, 24 Oct 2018 01:02:59 +0000