MIAMI (CBSMIAMI) — Wildlife officials said they have found the remains of another Florida panther.READ MORE: State Senator Gary Farmer Says Governor’s Executive Order Preventing School Mask Mandates Is Unconstitutional
The remains, found on Tuesday, were that of a two and a half year old uncollared female panther.
They were found on Corkscrew Road about 1 mile southwest of the junction with SR82 in Collier County according to officials with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC).READ MORE: President Biden Criticizes Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis
The cause of death was determined to be a vehicle collision.
Officials sent the carcass to the FWC Research Lab in Gainesville for a necropsy.MORE NEWS: Legal Experts Question Miami Beach Ordinance In Case Of Officers Charged With Battery
This is the 38th Florida panther death and the 27th road death for 2015, wildlife officials said.