Badly injured turtle found on Kauai is euthanized
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COURTESY JIMENA MCGILL
The 80-pound turtle was spotted by a hotel guest after it washed ashore Sunday night in the Pali Ke Kua area, near the St. Regis Princeville Resort.
An X-ray of the juvenile sea turtle’s front flipper by Dr. Scott Sims, a veterinarian, reveals a fracture. The turtle is shown at top.
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