Dead Whale Beached In Boca

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The dead Sperm Whale washed ashore this morning on Spanish River Beach in Boca Raton. Photo courtesy Boca Raton Police Department.

UPDATE 4:45p: Police report massive traffic in the area from folks wanting to see the whale. Avoid the area of A1A and Spanish River.

BOCA RATON, FL ( — A dead Sperm Whale beached itself this morning on Spanish River Beach in Boca Raton, and now wildlife experts are examining the carcas and working to determine what led to the whale's death.

Reports from the scene indicate that sharks had already begun to eat the whale's remains.



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