Officials rescue 2 bald eagles from storm drain in Fla.

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Officials were able to rescue two bald eagles from a storm drain after hours of distress in Orange County, Florida. (WPVI)

Officials were able to rescue two bald eagles from a storm drain after hours of distress in Orange County, Florida.


An avian expert says they probably ended up there after getting into a mid-air fight over territory and falling from the sky.

After an hour, one of the eagles was able to fly away on its own.

The second needed human intervention.

A team of firefighters and wildlife agents finally freed the bird after about two hours.

They haven't said how it's doing.
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