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Shark That Killed Calif. Surfer Was Likely Great White

Experts say the shark that bit and killed a surfer off California's central coast probably was a great white and may have been 15 feet long.

Thirty-nine-year-old Francisco Javier Solorio Jr. of Orcutt was bitten in the upper torso in the waters off Surf Beach in Santa Barbara County on Tuesday. He died at the scene.

Source: AP. Read full article. (link)

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