Golden eagle hit by car recovering thanks to deputy and Utah DWR

Posted at 12:26 PM, Mar 05, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-05 20:14:01-05

SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah - A golden eagle that was hit by a car is now on the road to recovery with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources thanks to the Summit County Sheriff's Office.

Sheriff J. Martinez said a deputy helped capture the injured bird and get it to safety Thursday.

Fox 13 is working to find out the eagle's condition from the Utah DWR.

We will update you as soon as more information is confirmed.