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Boy attacked by 4 foot shark in Florida

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A 12-year-old east Tennessee boy is continuing to recover after he was attacked by a shark in Destin, Florida earlier this month.

Zac Strandridge sustained a massive bite wound on his arm from a four foot long shark that required more than 100 stitches.

"I would squat down and jump over the waves. I squatted down and blinked. It happened in five seconds. When I opened my eyes, I saw the fin flipping away, I just looked at it," Zac recalled.

The Madisonville boy will require about 10 weeks of physical therapy.

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