WATCH: Chilean Navy rescues a whale trapped in fishing nets

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Amazing video shows a whale trapped in a fishing net being rescued by the Chilean navy.

It happened in the seas of the Patagonia Region near Puerto Williams.

According to the navy, the mammal was tangled in crab nets and could not move.

Officials described the whale as “agitated and fearful.”

The divers were eventually able to remove the mammal from the net. 

The rescue operation took more than an hour.

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