Marine biologists are working to determine what killed a juvenile humpback whale that washed ashore in Kure Beach.
The Bald Head Island Conservancy says the beached whale that was pushed back into the ocean yesterday, washed back on shore dead this morning.
Residents say a whale beached itself on the Eastern side of Bald Head Island Sunday morning.
Residents say a whale beached itself on the Eastern side of the island. Crowds gathered around the stranded whale and realized the animal was still breathing.