Rescue crews untangle a whale from a fishing net

Dana Point, CA - (NBC) - A wayward gray whale has returned to the waters just off Dana Point, CA.

Rescuers freed the whale from nearly 100 pounds of fishing net that it had become entangled in on Wednesday and had hoped it would return to sea.

Wildlife officials are keeping a close watch on the animal.

Experts say it should have migrated farther north last month.

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