MCSO on Hutchinson Island: Fisherman bitten by shark

(Source: MCSO)

Martin County Sheriff’s deputies are assisting Martin County Fire Rescue at Fletcher Beach, on Hutchinson Island, for a fisherman who was bitten by a shark he was trying to release after catching it on his fishing line.

The call came in just after 8pm, Tuesday evening.

The 52-year old male was bitten twice on his leg.

The injuries are minor, but he is being transported to a local hospital for precautionary measures.

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