COCOA BEACH, Fla. -

A 10 year-old girl was bitten by a shark Saturday afternoon while swimming in Cocoa Beach, according to Brevard County Ocean Rescue.

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It happened around 1:30 p.m. at Lori Wilson Park.

The girl, who was wading in knee-deep water, was bitten on her right foot.

The girl was transported to Cape Canaveral Hospital.