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Locals rescue alligator on side of Craven County highway

Published On: May 13 2014 03:45:32 PM CDT
Updated On: May 13 2014 05:36:06 PM CDT
CRAVEN COUNTY -

A viewer sent NewsChannel 12 videos of an alligator rescue in Craven County.

Dineen Wright said she spotted the 5-foot gator along Highway 70 near Carolina Pines Monday. According to Wright, Animal Control couldn't do anything and there was no answer from wildlife officials.

Wright sent in two videos of the rescue, shown below.*

*For mobile app users, please CLICK HERE to watch the videos.