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Shark attack confirmed at White Plains Beach

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EWA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A surfer is in the hospital Monday afternoon being treated for a shark bite, EMS officials confirm to Hawaii News Now.

According to an EMS spokesperson, a male was in the water at Oahu's White Plains Beach when a shark bit his right leg.

The victim is said to be in his late teens or early 20s and is reported to be in serious condition at an area hospital.  

Ocean safety officials are advising beachgoers to stay out of the water anywhere within a one mile area of the sighting.

 

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