MIAMI (CBSMIAMI) — Wildlife officials said they have found the remains of another Florida panther.READ MORE: Florida Bar Exam To Be Held Online In July
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: Passing Asteroid Lights Up South Florida Sky
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: CDC And FDA Recommend Pausing Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine Over Blood Clot Concerns
This is the 38th Florida panther death and the 27th road death for 2015, wildlife officials said.