Turtle washes ashore in MB

Source: WMBF News Anchor Heather Biance
Source: WMBF News Anchor Heather Biance
Source: WMBF News Anchor Heather Biance
Source: WMBF News Anchor Heather Biance

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) Tourists and locals alike were stunned by the somber sight Saturday afternoon as a deceased turtle washed ashore in Myrtle Beach.

Patrol crews responded to the area of 78th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach around 3 p.m. Saturday where beachgoers report a loggerhead turtle had washed ashore.

A WMBF News crew was in the area and snapped a photo of the beach crews on scene.

The loggerhead turtle was removed from the beach.

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