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Possible shark bite reported near Litchfield Beach

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LITCHFIELD BEACH, SC - Georgetown County emergency personal responded to a possible shark bite Monday afternoon at Litchfield Beach.

According to our news partners at the Georgetown Times, one man was taken to Waccamaw Community Hospital to be treated for a bite he received while in the ocean off of Norris Drive in Litchfield around 11:45 a.m.

Midway Fire Rescue Chief Doug Eggiman said the man was injured on his foot but could not confirm if indeed the bite was from a shark, the paper reported.

Eggiman said "it could have been a number of things."

Count on News13 and WBTW.com for more on this story when it becomes available.

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