Shark bite victim is doing well

Shark bite victim is doing well

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS 11)--There's an update on 17-year-old Caitlyn Taylor who's a junior at Atherton High School.

She was bit by a 5-foot shark while on spring break in Destin, Florida.

Caitlyn received between 120 to 140 stitches in both legs.

She was swimming April 2 in the Gulf when she was attacked.

She was on a sandbar when the shark took hold of her legs.

Caitlyn was in Florida with her softball team for a tournament.

Her team members came to her rescue when she was bit.

She's expected to make a full recovery.

 

 

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