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Rare fossil discovered at Palos Verdes school

Students at a Palos Verdes school have been walking right past a rare fossil without realizing its importance.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Teachers and students at a Palos Verdes school have been walking right past a rare fossil without realizing its importance.

It might not look like much, but the otherwise ordinary rock is actually a fossilized skull. It belongs to an animal that swam in the Pacific Ocean more than 12 million years ago.

Watch Robert Holguin's report from Eyewitness News at 6 p.m.