Man attacked by alligator, hospitalized

Man attacked by alligator, hospitalized
Note: This is not the actual alligator, and has been included for illustration purposes only.

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a man was hospitalized after being attacked by a 9-foot, 8-inch (3-meter) alligator in Florida.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission told news outlets that the 30-year-old man was bitten on the leg Friday morning at Pero Family Farms near Delray Beach.

Officials say the man’s injuries weren’t life-threatening. The alligator was removed from the property.

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11/10/2018 3:01:07 AM (GMT -5:00)