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    Ducklings Rescued After Struck By Car
    Essex Police Department

    Police in Essex, Massachusetts are warning drivers to slow down and pay attention after a mother duck and her ducklings were struck by a car Saturday night. 

    Police responded to Western Avenue shortly before 6:30p.m. and found a mother duck and her ducklings had been struck. Police and residents from the neighborhood helped gather the surviving ducklings. 

    According to police, the ducklings were taken by Animal Control to a rehabilitation center to be cared for. 

    The department says this incident is a reminder to pay attention to the roadways to keep animals and pedestrians safe. 

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