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VIDEO: Elk spotted in Fredericktown, MO

This elk was seen on Hwy. 72 in Fredericktown, Missouri. (Source: Aaron Proffer/Facebook) This elk was seen on Hwy. 72 in Fredericktown, Missouri. (Source: Aaron Proffer/Facebook)
FREDERICKTOWN, MO (KFVS) -

You never know what could happen on a Monday in Fredericktown, Missouri.

That's what Aaron Proffer posted on Facebook, along with a video of an elk on Highway 72.

This was near the high school.

According to Fredericktown police, the elk is owned by a local man. They said they were able to contain it until the owner arrived.

No one, human or elk, was injured.

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