Barracuda attacks teen near Venice inlet - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Barracuda attacks teen near Venice inlet

Posted by Elizabeth Stewart - email

(WFLX) - A fishing trip in the Gulf of Mexico takes a frightening turn for a 14-year-old girl.

Koral Wira was fishing with her family near Venice inlet when a barracuda jumped onto their boat.

She needed 51 stitches to close a wound on her arm.

The girl's father was able to kill the barracuda with a knife.

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