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Illinois State Troopers rescue injured bald eagle

SANGAMON COUNTY (HOI) -- Law enforcement helped rescue a bald eagle found along I-55 in Sangamon County.

It had injuries to its head, wing and talon.

State police got a report the eagle had been hit by a car.

Conservation officers responded were able to get the bird into a cage and take it to the Illinois Raptor Center in Decatur.

The eagle is expected to make a full recovery.

Sheridan Swathwood

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