Shark attacks teen in waist-deep water Published: June 18, 2013

A teenager was attacked by a shark Monday as he was waist-deep water at Surfside Beach in Texas, according to CNN.

The site reports the 15-year-old started beating the shark with both hands after it had bitten his lower left leg. The shark then bit the teen on the left hand.

Other teens from his church group were in the water with him and came to his aid after he'd been bitten, CNN reports.

H/T: Yahoo!
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