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GOLDEN - Golden Police euthanized an injured elk off of Highway 6 near the Lookout Mountain Nature Center sign.

Authorities said no one will remove the carcass because they leave it for scavengers.

It is unknown at this time if this is one of the elk SKY9 spotted on Wednesday: http://on9news.tv/Vcsvwf.

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