NC Experiences Highest Number of Shark Attacks Since 2010

Seven people have now been attacked by sharks along the North Carolina coast in the past three weeks. 

It's the most recorded in one year since 2010 with five recorded attacks. 

The most recent attack happened Wednesday. 

A 68 year old man suffered injuries to his ribcage, lower leg, hip and both hands from trying to fight off a shark in waist deep water.