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Shark bite victim hospitalized

JUPITER, FL (WFLX) - Palm Beach County Fire Rescue has transported a patient to a hospital who they now say was attacked by a shark.

It says the injured person was taken by a boat to Jupiter Inlet Park. The victim was then airlifted to the hospital.

People on land who saw the man after he arrived onshore said he appeared to be in his 60s or 70s and was communicating with first responders.

Fire Rescue could not say what type of shark it was.

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