Surfer bitten by shark at Fort Pierce Inlet State Park

Truman Van Patrick was surfing at the Fort Pierce Inlet State Park last Monday when he had an unfortunate encounter with a shark who bit his left foot. He attempted to catch a wave when he felt the bite on his foot. People on the beach witnessed what happened and called 911. The ambulance did come but he drove himself to the Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute in Fort Pierce after his foot was wrapped. He says that despite being bitten, he acknowledges that the area he was in was the shark's home. He knew that it wasn't [...]