Baby Whale Stuck at Richmond Lock on River Thames

Crews worked to free a baby whale that became stuck along the River Thames in Twickenham, England, on Sunday, May 9, according to reports.

Twitter user @dkfitldn shared this footage of the animal – possibly a minke or humpback whale – being hosed down at the Richmond Lock and Weir along the river. Reports said a person was hosing the whale down as a veterinarian checked its health. The footage also shows a crowd of onlookers gathered nearby. Credit: @dkfitldn via Storyful

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