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Florida Man Bitten by Shark in Bahamas

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    Fort Lauderdale Man Bit by Shark in Bahamas

    A man from Florida was hospitalized after getting bit by a shark while snorkeling in the Bahamas. NBC 6's Darryl Forges reports.

    (Published Friday, July 5, 2019)

    A man from Florida was hospitalized after getting bit by a shark while snorkeling in the Bahamas.

    Police officials in the Bahamas said the 32-year-old tourist from Fort Lauderdale was aboard a 41-foot Bahama Craft with two other Americans off Nippers Beach, Guana Cay, when he was bit.

    The man, whose identity was not released by police, was treated at a local clinic and then airlifted to New Providence for further treatment.

    Further details were not available.

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