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'Another life saved' - Police come to rescue of hedgehog with McFlurry container stuck on its head

Nelson police saved a life yesterday - that of a disorientated hedgehog with a McFlurry container stuck on its head.

A hedgehog with a McFlurry container stuck on its head.

The poor spiny mammal was found drifting blindly along a Richmond Road when it was found by a patrol.

"ANOTHER LIFE SAVED," Nelson Police said on their Facebook page.

"A patrol found this guy wandering blind on the road in Richmond. Safely in the grass just before a truck came by!"

The post has garnered more than 2000 likes since it was posted around 4pm yesterday.