11-year-old boy bitten by shark off Ormond Beach
Boy bitten on foot near Maverick Hotel
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – An 11-year-old boy was bitten on his foot by a shark Tuesday in the waters off Volusia County.
The accident happened near the Maverick Hotel on South Atlantic Avenue off Ormond Beach.
The boy's injuries are not life-threatening, officials said.
Beach Patrol said the beach had not been evacuated because no one saw the shark prior to the boy being bitten.
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