08 May 2008
DELTONA, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) –
Officials say a 6-year-old boy was bitten in the foot by a shark off the waters of New Smyrna Beach.
Authorities say the boy was bitten Wednesday morning no morethan a couple of yards from the shore. His injury was minor. He received stitches at the hospital.
It's the 11th shark bite this year in Volusia County.
Just last week, three surfers were bitten on their leg or foot. Their injuries were also minor.