2 Northport women save rare hawk

Two Northport women rescued a rare Cooper's Hawk from certain death. Lisa Robinsen and Joan Cartin say they were at Dunkin' Donuts in Northport when

The hawk sustained a concussion after being hit by a car.

The hawk sustained a concussion after being hit by a car. (1/11/13)

NORTHPORT - Two Northport women rescued a rare Cooper's Hawk from certain death.

Lisa Robinsen and Joan Cartin say they were at Dunkin' Donuts in Northport when a car hit a rare Cooper's Hawk. Two duo stopped traffic to move the bird from harm's way.

Someone in Dunkin' Donuts suggested they take the injured male hawk to Sweetbriar Nature Center in Smithtown.

He was treated for a concussion and released back into the area.

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