Florida shark attack bite survivor shares her story

A Florida shark attack bite survivor shares her story with Tracking Sharks. Denise Oosterveld was bitten by a shark April 11 at Ormond Beach, Florida. She had been paddleboarding and surfing with her sister for 2 hours when she rode a wave into waist-deep water. Once the wave broke, the 35-year-old woman who was visiting from Canada, went into the water close to the beach. “I was putting myself back on the board, when the bite happens, was too fast, I was able to put myself back on the board…

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Surfer bitten by a shark at Ormond Beach, Florida

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A surfer was bitten by a shark April 11 at Ormond Beach, Florida. Denise Oosterveld had jumped off her board into chest deep water around 4 p.m. when she was bitten on the calf. The 35-year-old was treated on scene and transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. ***Update, read her account of the incident at http://www.trackingsharks.com/florida-shark-attack-bite-survivor-shares-story-graphic-images/ *** This is the sixth shark attack bite reported in Florida for the month of April. Caitlyn Taylor, 17, was bitten April 2 and had to fight a shark in a rare encounter…

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