Donkey spotted wandering on Illinois highway

Animals and Wildlife

There was a bit of an unusual call for a sheriff’s deputy in Illinois.

“I am in the middle of the expressway with a donkey! Come on!”said a caller. 

Yes, a donkey was spotted wandering on a highway. Turns out his name is Dusty and he escaped from his trailer.    

Body-camera footage shows the officer trying to coax the animal to the shoulder, away from cars speeding by.

Dusty was eventually safely returned to his owner.

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