Florida wildlife rescuers help injured eagle trapped in storm drain

Authorities in Florida rescued an injured eagle that was trapped inside a storm drain Thursday.

Orange County Fire Rescue was alerted after two eagles were spotted on the ground in Orlando.

One of the eagles appeared to be injured while the other appeared health and was perched nearby, according to Fox 35 Orlando.

Firefighters cleared the area and partially blocked traffic in order for Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission rescuers helped the birds.

The injured eagle was taken to the Audubon Center for Birds of Prey in Maitland. The other eagle had flown away.

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