Turtle spotted on beach in North Myrtle Beach as Dorian impacts Grand Strand

Turtle found in beach in NMB

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – A lot of people across the Grand Strand are trying to weather Hurricane Dorian.

Turtles are too.

A turtle was spotted on the beach in North Myrtle Beach as the waves were starting to become more violent.

A turtle was spotted on the beach in North Myrtle Beach as Hurricane Dorian's effects were felt.
A turtle was spotted on the beach in North Myrtle Beach as Hurricane Dorian's effects were felt. (Source: WMBF News)

The North Myrtle Beach Sea Turtle Patrol was called to come and assist the creature and get it off the shore, a WMBF reporter was told.

Experts say it’s possible the turtle got caught in a storm drain that was taking stormwater out to sea.

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