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Alligator seen swimming through flooded Conway dog park

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Posted at 4:20 PM, Oct 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-01 17:20:48-04

By: Casey Watson 

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) - You normally see dogs chasing and catching their favorite toys at the Conway Dog Park, but on Monday, a different kind of four-legged animal was enjoying the now flooded area.

WMBF News spotted this large alligator swimming through the park which is still under about 3 feet of water from the flooded Waccamaw River along the edge of Lake Busbee in downtown Conway.

You can see from the video, this is not just a small gator.

Conway Police have called South Carolina Department of Natural Resources to notify them of the roaming reptile.

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