INJURED – 25 June 2010 – Topsail Island, North Carolina, US – swimmer attacked

Carley Schlentz, 13, was bitten by a shark twice near the top of her left leg, while swimming Friady afternoon 25 June 2010, off Topsail Island, North Carolina, US.

She told media she “felt like something grabbed my foot but then it got really sharp and it wasn’t letting go. So I pulled away and by then it had already bitten me twice. Then I pulled it out to see what it was and it was pretty bad. The ligament was spread out and you could see it”.

She was taken to Cape Fear Hospital where she received 60 stitches.

No other details were reported.

Source: Fox8

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