Shark bites seven-year-old in shallow waters in north Queensland

September 28, 2015 3:58 pm


The shark bite occurred in shallow waters in north . Photo / iStock

Swimmers spotted a shark moments after a seven-year-old girl was bitten in shallow waters in north Queensland.
The girl was airlifted to Cairns Hospital on Saturday after being bitten on the leg in waters off Russell Island.
say she had a laceration to her leg and a shark was seen swimming away
before the girl’s mother made a frantic call for help.

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