DUCK, N.C. (WAVY) — A surfer was bitten by something, possibly a shark, near Southside Village in Duck Wednesday.
Dispatchers received a call about the incident just before 2:30 p.m.
The surfer was taken to the hospital with bite marks to the ankle and foot. Officials say he didn’t see what bit him. They’re trying to determine if it was a shark or another marine animal.
The surfer is expected to be OK.