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Caught On Camera: Surfer Gets Attacked By A Shark In New Smyrna

“It’s crazy how quickly it happened.”

elsewhere // Sep 15, 2021
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A 16-year-old surfer name Doyle Nielson was surfing in New Smyrna, Florida when a shark swam up and bit his arm.

The altercation was over in a matter of seconds, and a camera on the beach captured the whole thing.

Nielson said, “It felt like someone on their surfboard had come full speed directly at me and hit me super hard. And then after somebody had yelled, ‘there’s a shark, get out of there,’ I realized what it was.”

This is the 10th shark bite of the year for Volusia County.

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