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Surfer might have been bitten by shark off Outer Banks

Posted January 13, 2020 5:12 p.m. EST

A surfer may have been bitten by a shark Monday afternoon off the Outer Banks, officials said.

— A surfer may have been bitten by a shark Monday afternoon off the Outer Banks, officials said.

The 26-year-old man from Manteo was surfing off Sudie Payne Road, in Rodanthe, when he suffered an injury to his foot at about 2:30 p.m., officials said.

Dare County Emergency Medical Services took him to Outer Banks Hospital for treatment of the non-life-threatening injury.

No other details were available.

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