Listen Live on  

News Talk 99.5 WRNO

The News and Talk of New Orleans

Aussie girl, 10, survives shark attack

Aussie girl, 10, survives shark attack
Posted Tuesday, March 18th 2014 @ 1pm  by Newser Editors and Wire Services

(NEWSER) – A 10-year-old girl was attacked by what may have been a shark off Australia's east coast and suffered an injury to her hand, officials said today. Paramedics were called to a beach at Lennox Head, 120 miles south of Brisbane, after receiving a report the girl had been bitten on the wrist, a spokeswoman for the New South Wales state ambulance service said. Paramedics treated the girl at the scene and took her to a local hospital, where she was later reported in stable condition.

Read the full story on


Recommended Stories

More from News Talk 99.5 WRNO