By: KDKA-TV News Staff
CRESCENT TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – A young eagle was killed when it was hit by a car in Crescent Township.READ MORE: North Hills School District Students To Learn Online On Wednesday Due To Bus Driver Shortage
Crescent Township Police say they were called to a crash on McGovern Boulevard near Premier Pan and found that a young eagle had flown into the windshield.READ MORE: McDonald's Workers Across Country To Walk Off Job On Tuesday After Sexual Assault Of 14-Year-Old Girl At Bethel Park Store
The driver of the vehicle wasn’t injured, but the windshield was completely destroyed.
Police say this is the second adolescent eagle that died in the past week.MORE NEWS: Report: Pittsburgh Has A Lot Of Candy Stores But Not Many Trick-Or-Treaters
“The animals are breathtakingly beautiful. It’s a sad day in Crescent Township,” police wrote on Facebook.