A 13-year-old lady fought off a bull shark that bit her a number of instances at a Florida seashore, report says

  • A 13-year-old lady was within the ocean in Florida when a shark attacked her, WPTV reported.
  • Ella Reed fought off the shark, which bit her a number of instances and left her injured and bleeding.
  • She stated she plans to return to the water when her stitches are out. 

A 13-year-old lady in Florida fought off a shark that bit her a number of instances in Florida on Thursday.

Ella Reed was within the ocean by North Hutchinson Island when she was attacked by what she believes was a bull shark a minimum of 4 toes lengthy, WPTV reported.

“It went straight to me and received my abdomen first, and I attempted blocking it with my arm and my hand, and it form of slipped in and received my finger and my arm, and it swooped round and received my leg once more,” she stated. 

“It did not actually harm at first due to all of the adrenaline … we had been so shocked.”

Reed ran out of the water and was pushed residence by a buddy in a golf cart.

Her mom, Devin Reed, informed WPTV that, at first, she thought it was a prank. As soon as they realized a shark had attacked her, they took her to the hospital, the place she was given stitches. 

Her mom stated she was impressed by how calm her daughter remained all through the ordeal.

“There was blood in every single place, and he or she was extra of a trooper than anybody else. We had been all simply shocked that it even occurred. She was so calm even once we received within the hospital. She was telling all of the nurses, ‘You’ll be able to take footage.’ She was like a professional,” Devin Reed stated. 

“Fairly scary stuff, however fortunately she’s there speaking to you, and as soon as you’ll be able to see she’s OK, you then settle down a bit.”

Ella Reed informed the outlet that the expertise wouldn’t cease her from swimming within the ocean, and he or she deliberate to get again within the water as quickly as her stitches had been out.