This alligator estimated to be 12 feet long, weighing in excess of 800 pounds and at least 45 years old swam out of the surf at South Beach on Hilton Head Island at mile marker 10 the morning of July 14, 2014. The alligator's fate is uncertain.
This alligator estimated to be 12 feet long, weighing in excess of 800 pounds and at least 45 years old swam out of the surf at South Beach on Hilton Head Island at mile marker 10 the morning of July 14, 2014. The alligator's fate is uncertain. Submitted photo
This alligator estimated to be 12 feet long, weighing in excess of 800 pounds and at least 45 years old swam out of the surf at South Beach on Hilton Head Island at mile marker 10 the morning of July 14, 2014. The alligator's fate is uncertain. Submitted photo

12-foot alligator walks out of Hilton Head surf

July 14, 2014 06:50 PM