A female Diamondback turtle seeking a safe place to lay eggs
40 turtles meandering across JFK Airport runway delay flights
Updated on July 8, 2017 at 5:19 PM Posted on July 8, 2017 at 5:18 PM
BY MARISA IATI
NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
QUEENS -- Dozens of turtles took their sweet time crossing the runway at JFK Airport Friday afternoon, briefly delaying flights, reports say.
The 40 or so diamondback terrapins meandered out of Jamaica Bay and onto the airport's runway at about 4:45 p.m., NBC4 New York reported.
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