The owl grew to become lodged within the pick-up truck’s entrance grille after the chicken flew throughout the street and collided with the car, based on a Fb submit shared final week by the Conservancy of Southwest Florida.
“It wasn’t till the motive force completed his 300-mile drive that he realized that the owl was truly IN his truck!” the group wrote.
The incident occurred as the motive force, Torie Grey, was transferring from Alabama to Naples.
After realizing the owl was nonetheless contained in the entrance portion of the car, Grey known as the conservancy, which despatched a volunteer to assist dislodge and retrieve the chicken. Grey mentioned he wasn’t positive if the chicken was nonetheless alive.
“The owl was boring and had some swelling and laceration on one elbow, because of the influence of the truck,” the conservancy wrote. “He was given some fluids, ache drugs, and laser remedy and positioned in a cage to recuperate.”
Grey famous that the owl did extra harm to the truck than to itself.
“No person is aware of how it’s alive. He had misplaced a number of feathers, however he was fairly alert,” mentioned Tim Thompson, volunteer on the conservancy. “Each single individual was shocked. They will’t consider it. I feel it’s simply a tremendous story.”
The Related Press contributed to this report