8-foot alligator rescued after found trapped beneath car in garage

FILE PHOTO: An 8-foot alligator was rescued after it wedged itself beneath a Florida man’s car in his garage Thursday.
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FILE PHOTO: An 8-foot alligator was rescued after it wedged itself beneath a Florida man’s car in his garage Thursday.

Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images

Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images

An 8-foot alligator was rescued after it wedged itself beneath a Florida man’s car in his garage Thursday.

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Trevor Harding’s roommate got home around 6 p.m., noticed the reptile and walked into their apartment and said:

"Bro, there's a gator under your car," WWSB reported.

Harding called 911. Rescuers taped the alligator’s mouth shut and used a jack to lift the car and remove it from the garage. It was then placed back into the wild.

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