A dead whale washed ashore on a Washington beach Sunday. (Photo: Everett Police)

Dead whale washes ashore on Washington beach

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The whale's cause of death is currently unknown, Everett police said on social media.

Police are working with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to investigate.

The park is temporarily closed.

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