Biological Hazard in USA on April 15 2017 03:43 AM (UTC).
A teenage boy was bitten by a shark at Jacksonville's Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park, according to the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department. Details are minimal, but the teen was bitten around 1:30 p.m. while swimming at the oceanfront beach at 500 Wonderwood Drive, according to fire spokesman Tom Francis. The teen was bitten in the foot, according to First Coast News. transported to a local hospital in non-life threatening condition, he said. Friday's attack came almost exactly 48 hours after Palatka surfer Kerry Keyton was bitten by a shark near the 16th Street Beach ramp at St. Augustine Beach on Wednesday, a St. Johns County Fire Rescue official said. Keyton's injury required about 30 stitches when she was treated at Flagler Hospital, according to The Surf Station.