The owl grew to become lodged within the pick-up truck’s entrance grille after the hen flew throughout the street and collided with the automobile, in line with a Fb publish shared final week by the Conservancy of Southwest Florida.
“It wasn’t till the driving force completed his 300-mile drive that he realized that the owl was really IN his truck!” the group wrote.
The incident occurred as the driving force, Torie Grey, was shifting from Alabama to Naples.
After realizing the owl was nonetheless contained in the entrance portion of the automobile, Grey known as the conservancy, which despatched a volunteer to assist dislodge and retrieve the hen. Grey stated he wasn’t certain if the hen was nonetheless alive.
“The owl was uninteresting and had some swelling and laceration on one elbow, as a result of affect of the truck,” the conservancy wrote. “He was given some fluids, ache medicines, and laser remedy and positioned in a cage to get better.”
Grey famous that the owl did extra injury to the truck than to itself.
“No one is aware of how it’s alive. He had misplaced a couple of feathers, however he was fairly alert,” stated Tim Thompson, volunteer on the conservancy. “Each single individual was shocked. They will’t consider it. I believe it’s simply an incredible story.”
The Related Press contributed to this report