Teen bitten by shark at Florida beach

Posted at 5:00 PM, Apr 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-15 13:02:06-04

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a teenage boy was bitten by a shark at a Florida beach.

The Florida Times-Union reports that the teen was swimming at Jacksonville's Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park when he was bitten.

Jacksonville Fire and Rescue says the boy was taken to a nearby hospital, but his injuries weren't considered life-threatening.