VIDEO: 'Mystery' critter washes up in Florida resident's yard during Ian
Video shared by a Florida resident has some viewers debating about a creature that ended up in his yard during Hurricane Ian.
MELBOURNE, Fla. - Video shared with FOX 35 News by Chris White has some viewers debating about a creature that ended up in his yard in Melbourne, Florida, during Hurricane Ian.
"It jumped on my foot!" a kid is heard saying before screaming as the black, slimy creature scurries through the water.
White says he isn't sure what kind of salamander this was, but he wanted to post videos on Facebook just in case it's someone's pet.
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