Mammoth tusk unearthed at Seattle construction site; museum hopes to excavate

  • by: DOUG ESSER , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 12, 2014 - 2:16 PM

SEATTLE — In the crowded south Lake Union neighborhood where Amazon.com workers go out for espresso, an ice age mammoth died 10,000 years ago and remained until Tuesday, when a plumbing contractor crew uncovered its tusk.

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