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Man bitten by shark in Volusia County

New Smyrna Beach.

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – An 18-year-old man was bitten on the foot by a shark at the New Smyrna Beach Inlet on Sunday, according to Volusia County Beach Safety.

The man, from Merritt Island, was bitten while surfing, authorities said. He suffered minor injuries and was not transported to a hospital, authorities said.