Shark Attacks Surfer In Australia

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Published on February 17, 2019 - Duration: 00:34s

Shark Attacks Surfer In Australia

A man has been airlifted to the hospital after being bitten by a shark off the coast of New South Wales in Australia, according to local police.

Police said in a statement Sunday that emergency services were called to Byron Bay around 6:40 a.m.

Local time, after reports that a man surfing near Belongil Beach was bitten on the leg by a shark.

The 41-year-old local man returned to shore on his board and alerted other surfers, police said.

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