The bodies of at least 20 whales have washed up on a Dakar beach and residents say as many as 100 swam right up to the shore.
Villagers living nearby said the whales were spotted late Tuesday night, veering closer and closer to the shore. By Wednesday morning many of them were beached. An Associated Press photographer counted at least 20 bodies, each the size of an adult man. It was not immediately known what type of whales they were.
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