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Florida Teen Survives Gator Bite to the Head

Andrew Hudson, 17, unintentionally kicked an alligator while swimming in Little Big Econ State Forest.
1:13 | 07/09/13

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-- both -- -- broke things. And then mean instead of letting -- remain a common way to spend a summer afternoon for these teens at this swimming hole at the little big econ state forest. But that's one Taylor -- tells us her friend seventeen year old Andrew Hudson Bonnie kick dialogue but it -- analogue at all. It was a big -- -- diseases nine of ten things you can't remind others and mom she went under and started freaking out and I saw him like come halfway to assure you get blood from Thomas holding down. I don't take -- sorts of Paramount's I was said that I saw the bleeding. Marcos -- took -- running to a nearby forestry office about a half mile away. -- -- -- -- -- I'm like my friend really got bit by an alligator. You can see from sky eyewitness nine HD crews working with -- and and from this picture you can see the injuries to his head where the Gator relaxed on. And they've only let go after the struggle Hudson gave. -- sort of -- and indebted. -- we told me when it was on a lot of. Only Eyewitness News was there is -- and alert and talking with a bandage around his head it was wheeled into the hospital by emergency crews. Doctors could staples and stitches in several puncture wounds on his head and we're one of us you have someone on.

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