Franklin police give a hoot, rescue struck owl from grille of car

FRANKLIN, MASS. (WHDH) - Franklin police on Saturday helped a driver get rid of an unwanted passenger — an owl.

Police officers and the animal control officer assisted a driver who struck an owl that subsequently became stuck in the car on I-495, police said.

The owl was taken to Tufts University North Grafton Campus School of Veterinary Medicine, where police said it is expected to make a full recovery.

“Check your cars for woodland creatures before driving,” police posted on Facebook.

 

 

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