"Hold on, I'm coming!" Derek shouted, as he pulled the car over and looked for a break in the speeding traffic.
Darting between vehicles, Derek rushed to recover the figure, a tiny pileated woodpecker who seemed frozen with fear.
Derek and Kristen, who had been riding with Derek, brought the bird to a local bird observatory who referred them to Wildwoods. Upon arrival, the new patient seemed miraculously unbroken but exhausted from his highway scare.