71-Year-Old Woman Attacked By Gator in SW Florida

A 71-year-old woman was airlifted to the hospital Sunday after being attacked by an alligator in Southwest Florida.

The elderly woman was in San Carlos Park near Florida Gulf Coast University when she was attacked.

San Carlos Park Fire officials say the gator is believed to have been 10 feet long.

The extent of the woman's injuries is not known at this time.

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