Woman fights for her life after gator grabs her arm

A new alligator attack happened overnight in Florida when a 24-year-old woman was swimming in a lake, just one week after another attack in South Carolina.
1:21 | 08/23/18

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Victor O komando here in Miami. It happy again another alligator attack. This woman somehow fighting off an alligator that had bitten her left arm and dragged her underwater she was able to break free and call for help that. 911 call came in the middle of the night this woman attacked by an alligator while swimming ill Fort Lee for official Malek says a five to six foot alligator bit. 44 year old felicity Marie to let. And Poulter underwater she was able to fight off its survived trappers were seen searching for the alligator on lake komando in citrus counting. Summer is nesting season for alligators which could make them more aggressive. Just days ago another alligator attack with a much different ending for a woman and Hilton Head Island in South Carolina. 45 ruled Cassandra client killed by nine foot alligator while walking her dog a long all the Kuhn. Any issued a similar tack a self mortal woman also walking her dogs was pulled into a lake and killed. A twelve foot Alley. Theater three brightening attacks but experts say that these encounters with humans are rare. You can try got hit an alligator and it's now or poke its eyes but. The best thing to do is just keep a safe distance and always be on alert your bodies of freshwater in the southeast. Especially here in Florida. Backstroke at dale ABC news Miami.

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