Video: 10-foot Bull shark attacks fishing boat off Florida

10-foot Bull shark attacks fishing boat off Florida

Video of a bull shark attacking a fishing boat off Florida has been shared on social media. Josh Jorgensen was fishing for blacktip sharks off the coast of Palm Beach on March 16, 2017 when he decided to fly his drone. The host of BlacktipH fishing spotted a bull shark with two cobias in tow. He quickly phoned his friend Carl Torresson to recommend he come fish for the cobia. Jorgensen’s friend took his advice and quickly boated to the area, which was approximately 300 yards from the beach. Torresson…

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Shark diver bitten by a shark

2017_shark_attack_bite_Florida_Randall_Jordan_Melanie Bell The Palm Beach Post

A shark diving boat captain was bitten by a shark May 28. Randall Jordan was diving off the coast of Florida when he was bitten on what appears to be the hand and forearm by a shark. After receiving a distress call that a man had been bitten by a “sea creature”, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s office dispatched the Marine One unit. After arriving on scene authorities determined the injury was quite severe and requested air transportation. The 61-year-old was taken back to shore before being transferred to a Trauma Hawk…

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Boy Injured by Shark at Palm Beach, Florida

Michael Wilson was injured by shark in Palm Beach, Florida today. The 12-year-old was in around three feet of water when a shark bit his left foot. He was taken to St. Mary’s Medical Center for treatment of the bruised foot and minor lacerations. The beach in Ocean Reef Park was closed this afternoon as a precaution. This is the eighth bite of 2016 and the first in Florida. The location has been marked on the 2016 shark attack bites tracking map.

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9yo Sebastian Cozzan recovering from shark bite

Nine-year-old Sebastian Cozzan was bitten by a shark around 4 p.m. off John D. MacArthur State Park in Palm Beach, Florida. Sebastian was surfing around 20 feet offshore near where the sandbar begins when a shark grabbed his right foot. “The shark came up and bit me and started to pull me into the water,” he told WPBF-TV 25 Even though his foot was in the shark’s mouth, he fought back. “I just kicked the shark inside the mouth and he just got hurt I think,” he said. After seeing…

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