Baby eagle attracts crowd in Commerce City as it’s almost ready for 1st flight

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COMMERCE CITY, Colo. -- A young symbol of our country is drawing attention of many people in Commerce City.

They're coming to watch a n eaglet as he gets used to life in his nest which is right near busy E-470 and 120th Avenue.

Photojournalist Sean Towle was there on the Fourth of July as people anxiously await the majestic bird to take its first flight.