FWC rescuing mother and baby manatee from ditch

The Citrus County Sheriff's Office says a mother and baby manatee are being rescued after floodwaters from Hurricane Hermine displaced them.

The Sheriff's office says a citizen saw the pair in a ditch near Ft. Island and Sea Drive and called 911.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is on scene working to rescue the animals.

(© 2016 WTSP)


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