Dolphin washes ashore in Ormond Beach

Officials: 6-foot dolphin washes up, dies soon after

Published On: Feb 19 2014 08:22:42 PM EST
ORMOND BEACH, Fla. -

A dolphin was found dead Wednesday evening in Volusia County, authorities say.

Volusia County Beach Patrol officials said the 6-foot dolphin washed ashore about 6:24 p.m. in the 2200 block of North Ormond Beach.

The dolphin was possibly alive when it washed up, but officials said it died soon after.

No other details were provided.