85-year-old Florida man bitten by alligator in retirement community


LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida deputies say an elderly man was attacked by an alligator in a retirement community Monday afternoon.

It happened at big cypress golf and country club in Lakeland.

The man,85 years old, was taken to a hospital after the alligator bit him on the foot.

It's unclear what led to the attack.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is investigating.

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