Sea Lion Rescued on California Highway

October 3, 2011 Updated Oct 3, 2011 at 6:11 PM EDT

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Sea Lion Rescued on California Highway

October 3, 2011 Updated Oct 3, 2011 at 6:11 PM EDT

A wayward sea lion was rescued after crossing a busy California highway on Saturday, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

According to the report, the animal crossed eight lanes of traffic and a concrete median near Burlingame before being rescued. The 150-pound sea lion was taken to an area veterinary center to undergo tests.

Read the San Francisco Chronicle story HERE.