Man bitten by nurse shark during rescue
LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA, Fla. (WSVN) -- A diver was bitten by the shark he was trying to rescue.
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Fire Rescue responded to the scene of the incident, which occurred in the area of 2 E. Commercial Blvd. at around 4:30 p.m., Sunday.
The diver attempted to free the nurse shark from a net when the shark bit him.
The bite victim was treated on the scene for lacerations; he is expected to survive.
Recent listing of shark attacks 2010 and Shark Attack Related Incidents in 2010.
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