Martin County deputy rescues turtle from busy road

Posted at 11:48 AM, Jul 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-05 11:52:23-04

The Martin County Sheriff's Office posted a picture Monday of a deputy rescuing a turtle from a busy road.

The Facebook post said Deputy Ryan Pfeifle saved the distressed soft shell turtle from Cove Road.

The sheriff's office said Pfeifle relocated the turtle to a secluded pond away from the sun and heavy traffic.

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