A Giant Beached Whale Appeared In Queens, New York

A Giant Beached Whale Appeared In Queens, New York
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A 30-foot whale has just been found washed up on the beach in Breezy Point Queens, NYC. First responders are attempting a rescue.

As you can see below, the Point Breeze Fire Department is hosing down the mammal with seawater; why the whale has made its way onto the sand is unclear.

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