Elephant seal crossed a road – level 1
A big elephant seal stopped cars in Brazil. The animal was 1,000 kilograms. It walked in the streets of the city. The animal was 3 metres long. It blocked cars for one hour.
Policemen put water on the animal. The animal used the crossing during its walk. Shoppers and tourists took pictures and videos of it. Then the animal went back into the water.
Interesting words: elephant seal (type of a seal), crossing (place where you can safely cross a road).
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