Dead whale washes up on Fire Island

A dead humpback whale washed up on a beach in Suffolk County last night. The whale was found near Davis Park on Fire Island around

The whale was found near Davis Park on Fire Island around 8:30 p.m.

The whale was found near Davis Park on Fire Island around 8:30 p.m. (6/30/15)

FIRE ISLAND - A dead humpback whale washed up on a beach in Suffolk County last night.

The whale was found near Davis Park on Fire Island around 8:30 p.m.

News 12 Long Island is told that the endangered species is about 30-feet long and is between 2 and 5 years old.

The Riverhead Foundation says that it is performing a necropsy to determine how the whale was killed.

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