Wayward sea lion creates roadblock in Cowlitz County

Animals

Animal Control helped capture the animal

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Sergeant dealt with an unexpected road hazard Sunday in Castle Rock: a wayward sea lion.

The roadblock was discovered by Sergeant Corey Huffine on Garlock Road, which is a fairly wooded area. Backup was called to help corral the animal and return it to its natural habitat on the Columbia River.

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