Gator blocks traffic in SW Miami-Dade

MIAMI - An alligator was blocking one lane of traffic on Bird Road near 144th Avenue Wednesday morning.

From Sky 10, the gator appeared to be trying to cross the road into a canal on the other side.

The gator was eventually caught.

According to FWC, the gator had been run over by a car, and will have to be put down because its injuries were so extensive.

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