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SeaWorld Treats Hooked Sea Turtle Rescued by San Diego Lifeguards

San Diego Lifeguards rescued a Green Sea Turtle with a hook caught in its throat Thursday evening at the Ocean Beach Pier.

Lifeguards loaded the 70-pound turtle into a boat and transported it to SeaWorld San Diego, where staff immediately began doing tests.

Hours later a SeaWorld spokesperson said the turtle was in stable condition.

No other information was available.

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