Eagle Rescued after Hitting Carver County Power Line Dies from Injuries

Eagle Rescued after Hitting Carver County Power Line Dies from Injuries Photo: Carver County Sheriff's Office

July 06, 2018 02:43 PM

A bald eagle rescued by a Carver County sheriff's deputy earlier this week after hitting a power line has died.

A representative from the University of Minnesota Raptor Center said the 24-year-old eagle, named Freedom, severely injured one of its legs in the fall from the power line and did not survive its injuries.

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