Marietta girl recovering from Beaufort-area shark bite (updated)

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Updated June 30: The Beaufort Gazette reports Ga. girl upbeat after being bitten by shark off of Fripp Island. Read the story here.

First reported June 29: The Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting that a 6-year-old Marietta, Ga., girl is recovering after being bit by a shark off of Fripp Island. 

The girl's father told a Georgia television station that he "felt something nail me on the back of my thigh and before I even had time for it to register, I felt something tug at (her.)"

Check out the AJC story over here.

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