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 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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