8-Foot Alligator Gets Stuck in Storm Drain Near Florida Elementary School

8-Foot Alligator Gets Stuck in Storm Drain Near Florida Elementary School

February 11, 2013 Updated Feb 11, 2013 at 10:41 AM CST

A tight fit for an alligator in Florida.

According to a news release from the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, authorities had to free an 8-foot alligator that got stuck in a roadway storm drain near a Florida elementary school last week. The alligator's head was trapped in the drain's opening, according to the news release.

Read the entire news release from the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office HERE.