NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Marine officials are hopeful that a whale last seen entangled in gear off of Long Island managed to free itself.Former Aide Accusing Gov. Cuomo Of Sexual Harassment Says She Believes Governor Was Propositioning Her For Sex
By the time marine officials and the U.S. Coast Guard got in the water to try to help the animal, it was gone.READ MORE: Gov. Lamont Lifts Most COVID Capacity Limits In Connecticut, But Maintains Mask Mandate
They say even if the whale did free itself, there is still a possibility it might be tangled.MORE NEWS: 'Isolation Kills, Too': New Jersey Families Beg Governor To Loosen Long-Term Care Facility Visitation Restrictions
If you happen to spot the whale, officials ask that you report the sighting immediately through the NOAA hotline at (866) 755-6622.