Two Surfers Bitten by Sharks in Florida

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Two surfers have been bitten by sharks in Florida. The first incident occurred October 1 around 5:30 p.m. when a 32-year-old man was bitten while surfing near Flagler Avenue Beach. The unidentified surfer received minor injuries and refused transportation to the hospital The second incident occurred around 11:30 a.m. October 2 when a 21-year-old surfer was bitten near the New Smyrna Beach Jetty.  He suffered several minor cuts to the top of his left foot, and refused treatment. He told rescue personnel he would arrange his own transportation to a…

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3 Surfers Bitten by Sharks in Florida

Three surfers were bitten by sharks in Florida September 18. All three bites occurred just south of the New Smyrna Beach jetty. The first bite happened at 10:45 a.m. when a 43-year-old man was bitten on the lower leg.  He had significant lacerations and was taken to the hospital. The second bite occurred just 15 minutes later. Chucky Luciano was bitten on both hands. The 36-year-old posted the following information on Facebook: “As some of you have heard, today I was bitten in both hands by sharks. Both of my…

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Man Bitten By Shark In Florida.

A man was been bitten by a shark in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Nolan Tyler was surfing on Thursday when he was bitten on the right foot.  The 22-year-old was in hip-deep water around 10 feet away from his surfboard when he was bitten. “And as soon as it bit, I kind of like jumped back and the thing spooked out, and it actually ended up thrashing his body and hitting me in the leg and it scurried off” he told WFTV.com Lifeguards were able to patch up the bite…

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Teen Bitten By a Shark in Florida

Kelton Beardall was bitten on the foot by a shark in Florida around 5:30 pm on Saturday. The 15-year-old was surfing around 75 yards off the New Smyrna Beach jetty when he was bitten on the left foot. He had just completed a trick on his surfboard and he came down onto the shark. “I landed just my body on the edge of the shark and then I felt it and it bit me once and it almost didn’t hurt me that bad. I maybe thought I stepped on a…

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