• Shark bites man on ankle at Brevard beach


    BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - Brevard County ocean rescue officials said a shark bit a man on the ankle Tuesday near the Cocoa Beach pier.

     His foot was bandaged as he was being helped to a friend's truck.

     Officials said he was treated at the scene.

     The beach was closed for about 30 minutes and then reopened.

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