WATCH: Trapped osprey rescued in Fairfax County

An osprey stuck in a tree was rescued Thursday morning. 

Around 10 a.m. Thursday, an osprey was spotted hanging upside from a tree near Laurel Hill Park. 

Fairfax County Animal Protection Police and Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department were able to remove the osprey from the tree. 


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Upon the first flight, the osprey was having trouble flying. It was taken to a nearby veterinarian's office for treatment.