HELP! I don’t know what to do with this wild turtle! (Rhode Island)?

My cousin and her mom were driving home from Davies (the school) when they found a sun turtle in the middle of the road. She (the turtle) seemed to be trying to cross, but they (my cousin and her mom, not knowing anything about turtles) grabbed it and brought it home. Then, they brought it to me (my aunt hates... show more My cousin and her mom were driving home from Davies (the school) when they found a sun turtle in the middle of the road.

She (the turtle) seemed to be trying to cross, but they (my cousin and her mom, not knowing anything about turtles) grabbed it and brought it home.

Then, they brought it to me (my aunt hates animals and said that she was going to drop it off on the highway tonight)

I know I can’t release it or keep it or it may die.

Right now it’s in my bathtub and I know it can’t stay there (it’s near the litter box)

What should I do?
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