An 11-year-old Georgia boy suffered a bite to his leg presumably by a shark while boogie boarding Thursday in New Smyrna Beach the eighth reported bite. Yes that is the whole state not just New Smyrna Beach not just Volusia County.
On Thursday Volusia County officials said an 11-year-old boy from Georgia was boogie boarding in New Smyrna Beach when he was bitten on the leg presumably by a shark.
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A shark or another toothy aquatic creature bit a boy who was boogie boarding in New Smyrna Beach Thursday afternoon according to Volusia County Beach Safety Ocean Rescue. Sharks bit two swimmers in New Smyrna Beach on Monday including a 12-year-old boy and another swimmer died at the hospital after being pulled unconscious from the ocean in Daytona Beach. In December a 7-year-old boy was uninjured after being knocked off his board while surfing at the beach.
Meanwhile sharks bit two other beachgoers at New Smyrna Beach Monday. Florida is the shark attack capital of the world again. Both shark bites were reported in New Smyrna Beach under red flag conditions.
Volusia County but more so New Smyrna Beach is yet again deemed the shark bite capital of the world according the International Shark Attack. A 71-year-old man was boogie boarding in knee-deep water when a shark bit him on his right foot Miller said. Volusia Countys earliest record unprovoked shark bite happened in 1956 in New Smyrna Beach according to ISAF data.
An 11-year-old Georgia boy suffered a bite to his leg presumably by a shark while boogie boarding Thursday in New Smyrna Beach the eighth reported bite in Volusia County this year an official said. We are striving to bring the best overall race experience. To make the Shark Bite Half Marathon one of the premier half marathons in the state of Florida.
A little after 430 pm. In all as of 2020 there have been 244 attacks in the citys waters. Some people are a bit nervous about going into the water after two people were bitten by sharks.
It was all caught on video by the. Volusia County Beach Safety Ocean Rescue says an eleven-year-old Georgia boy who was visiting New Smyrna Beach sustained a leg injury that may have been the result of a shark bite.