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Teen bitten by shark on North Carolina coast in serious condition

Teen bitten by shark on North Carolina coast in serious condition

Officials say a 17-year-old boy is the latest victim of a shark attack off North Carolina's coast, the second attack in as many days and the sixth attack in the past two weeks. Rescue personnel and park rangers responded to the boy, who suffered what they described as injuries to his right calf, buttocks and both hands while swimming in the Outer Banks on Saturday, according to a post on the National Park Service's Facebook page. The boy was swimming with others when he was bitten, but no one else was hurt, officials said. A hospital spokeswoman says the boy was in critical risk of dying, but his condition has improved. Carol Flynn said Sunday the teenager arrived at...

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