VIDEO: Gator crashes beach vacation

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PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (BRPROUD) – So, how was your weekend?

If you go to the beach, you may want to take a look before you enter the water.

After a week of dealing with flooding in Baton Rouge, one local family decided to take a quick trip to the beach for some rest and relaxation.

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Well, things did not go exactly as planned after an early morning encounter on the beaches of Mississippi.

Yes, that is a baby alligator just chilling in the Gulf of Mexico.

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According to the family, their 7-year-old was playing in the surf when the alligator in the attached video just rode the waves within a few feet of her.

An hour later, the same alligator made a return appearance and that is what is shown in the attached video.

No one was hurt and the whereabouts of the alligator are not known.

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