VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. -

An 11-year-old boy was bitten on his foot by a shark Tuesday in the waters off Volusia County.

The accident happened near the Maverick Hotel on South Atlantic Avenue off Ormond Beach.

The boy's injuries are not life-threatening, officials said.

Beach Patrol said the beach had not been evacuated because no one saw the shark prior to the boy being bitten.