LABELLE (CBSMiami/AP) — A seven-year-old endangered Florida panther died after it was struck by a vehicle.

It’s the 12th panther death attributed to fatal collisions, out of 13 total deaths this year, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

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The panther’s remains were found Monday in Hendry County on a rural road east of LaBelle.

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Florida panthers once roamed the entire Southeast, but now their habitat mostly is confined to a small region of Florida along the Gulf of Mexico. There are approximately 120-230 adult panthers in the population.

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