INJURED – 2 September 2013 – Ormond Beach, Orlando, Florida, USA – swimmer bitten

Raushod Floyd, 17, was bitten on the shoulder by a shark while swimming in waist deep water off Ormond Beach
Raushod Floyd, 17, was bitten on the shoulder by a shark while swimming in waist deep water off Ormond Beach

Raushod Floyd, 17, was bitten on the shoulder by a shark while swimming in waist deep water off Ormond Beach, Orlando, Florida, USA, on 2 September 2013. He sustained minor lacerations

Floyd said he had no idea what hit him until he saw the blood and the teeth marks left behind.

“When it hit me, it just like hit me in my neck and I just fell underwater,” said Floyd.

“I just looked at my shoulder and I just saw blood dripping down out of my shoulder,” said Floyd.

He was taken to Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach where he received 30 stitches.

No other details were reported.

Source:
Click Orlando
WFTV

PIC Source:
WFTV

 

INJURED – 13 May 2011 – Ormond Beach, Volusia County, Florida, USA – surfer bitten

A surfer, Adrian Bronson, 37,  suffered minor wounds after being bitten on the thigh by a small shark while surfing at Ormond Beach, Volusia County, Florida, USA. The shark left only minor puncture wounds and he did not require hospitalisation. According to the report he went to work after the surf.

The incident happened around 6.30am on Friday 13 May 2011.

No other details were reported.

Sources:

Orlando Sentinel