Gator takes his sweet time crossing Australian Ave.

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - Even before the morning commute began, there was a traffic problem in West Palm Beach Thursday morning.

A nearly 10-foot alligator decided to walk across Australian Avenue just before 4 a.m.

The gator took his time getting to the other side of the road.

A vehicle might have been involved with the gator, but it's not exactly clear if it struck the reptile who seemed none the worse for wear.

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