WATCH: Wildlife officials free manatee stuck in bike tire

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(NBC) – A manatee trapped with a tire around its body was freed in a Florida state park on Tuesday.

The manatee was spotted with a bicycle tire stuck around its body in Blue Springs State Park, north of Orlando.

A call for help went out to the folks at Sea World.

A crew captured the manatee in a net, freed it from the tire before releasing it back into the water.

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