Eagle Uber: Man captures blackbird riding on the back of bald eagle

Jason McCarty captured a rare sight as a small bird rode on the back of a bald eagle. (Courtesy: Jason McCarty)
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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — A wildlife photographer captured an unusual sight earlier this summer.

Jason McCarty photographed a red-winged blackbird riding on the back of a bald eagle.

McCarty who calls the photograph Eagle Uber posted the surprising moment on his Facebook.

"Never in my life thought I would ever get a chance to photograph this again. And to have the lighting just right," he wrote. "... Wow is all I can say."