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800-pound alligator struck, killed by vehicle in NC

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A massive alligator weighting at least 800 pounds was struck and killed by a vehicle in Dare County, NC Sunday night. (Source: WAVY) A massive alligator weighting at least 800 pounds was struck and killed by a vehicle in Dare County, NC Sunday night. (Source: WAVY)
The 12'4" alligator was killed just before midnight along Highway 64 between Milltail Road and Creefs Cut (Source: WAVY) The 12'4" alligator was killed just before midnight along Highway 64 between Milltail Road and Creefs Cut (Source: WAVY)
DARE CO., NC (WWBT) -

A massive alligator weighting at least 800 pounds was struck and killed by a vehicle in Dare County, NC Sunday night.

The 12'4" alligator was killed just before midnight along Highway 64 between Milltail Road and Creefs Cut,  wildlife officer with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service told WAVY.com.

The site is not far from the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, near the Outer Banks.

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