And now, in terrifying news…
Last year saw a record number of shark attacks!!
The LA Times reported that last year saw more shark attacks than usual.
It actually tied a record high from 2000 with 53 attacks happening!!
26 unprovoked attacks happened in Florida, with 10 in Hawaii, five in California and South Carolina and two in North Carolina.
Georgia, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon and Puerto Rico each had one shark attack of their own.
Only one of the attacks was fatal.
Check out the video (above) to hear why there were so many attacks last year!
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