LEROY, Ill. (KWQC) - Officials with the LeRoy, Illinois Police Department took to Facebook to share their unique call on I-74.
Officials say they were sent there by Metcom after callers witnessed a large turtle on the interstate.
"Callers were concerned it would cause an accident and/or be killed," the post said.
Police were able to safely get the turtle and take the turtle to a safe place. There, officials called IDOT and officials with IDOT were able to get there and take the turtle to a safe place.