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Giant sea turtle washes up on Milford beach; Peabody Museum wants to study carcass

The turtle appeared on the beach near Francis

The turtle appeared on the beach near Francis Street this past Monday. (October 9, 2013 5:48 PM)

The body of a giant sea turtle that washed up on the shores of Milford earlier this week is drawing interest from local scientists.

The turtle appeared on the beach near Francis Street this past Monday. Officials at the Yale Peabody Museum say they believe the deceased reptile is a leatherback. They must remove it from the beach according to certain guidelines since it may be an endangered...

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