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California surfer survives shark attack

Jan 09, 2019 - Associated Press

LOS OSOS, Calif. (AP) - A surfer suffered leg bites but survived a shark attack on California's Central Coast.

The Tribune of San Luis Obispo reports 19-year-old Nick Wapner was bitten around 10 a.m. Tuesday in the waters off MontaƱa de Oro State Park.

Park Ranger Supervisor Robert Colligan tells the newspaper that Wapner reported being attacked by a 15-foot (4.6-meter) great white shark that clamped down on his right ankle and then up to his left thigh.

Colligan says Wapner k...