IFAW Investigating Whale Death on Truro Beach

TRURO – Researchers from the International Fund for Animal Welfare are investigating the death of a humpback whale found on High Head Beach in Truro Wednesday.

A spokesperson with the Yarmouth Port-based organization said a team conducted a necropsy on the whale at the beach on Thursday.

There was no immediate cause of death and no immediate indications of a ship strike.

The carcass was spotted by a boat passing by the beach.

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