Seventh Bite Victim In North Carolina Outer Banks Fends Off Shark

Officials said that a shark bit a 68-year-old man several times Wednesday in waist-deep water off North Carolina's Outer Banks,, the seventh attack in the state's coastal waters in less than three weeks. A hospital spokeswoman had no report of his condition Wednesday afternoon. Justin Gibbs, the director of emergency services in Hyde County said the man suffered wounds to his ribcage, lower leg, hip and both hands as he tried to fight off the animal.