Teen identified following shark attack at Fort Macon
Teen identified following shark attack at Fort Macon
05 June, 2019, 17:48
The hospital identified her as 17-year-old Paige Winter of New Bern.
Paige Winter, 17, was in the ocean off Fort Macon State Park when she was attacked by a shark on Sunday (local time), according to a statement from Vidant Medical Center. Winter already had her left leg amputated after being flown to a hospital and has hand injuries.
"Her family expresses their appreciation for the first responders, the individuals on the beach who helped, and her heroic father who saved her life", said Vidant Medical Center.
A GoFundMe page for Paige and her father has already received over $5,000 (£3,900). "Despite this unfortunate circumstance, Paige is an unwavering advocate for the marine life and the animals who live in the water". She said she would continue to stay positive and thankful that it wasn't worse.
In a Facebook post, Janet Winter said that Paige had lost one of her legs and some of her fingers. "Please keep her in your prayers".
Her father was able to get the shark off of his daughter by punching it in the face several times. It said she was recovering and listed in "good" condition as of late Sunday.
World leaders gather in Vancouver for women conference Since 2006, Canada's Indigenous population has grown by 42.5 per cent, more than four times the rest of the country's growth rate. In 2014, the RCMP released a national overview and pegged the number of cases at almost 1,200 between 1980 and 2012.
In addition to being a Marine, Charlie Winter has been both a firefighter and a paramedic.
Her mum later wrote: "Paige is out of surgery and awake, she's still pretty groggy but cracking jokes".
Atlantic Beach Fire Department Deputy Chief Casey Arthur told WCTI-TV that while park services were urging people to say out of the water, officials had not officially closed the beach following the attack.
And in March, new figures showed the country with the highest number of shark attacks in 2018 was the US.
Last month, a massive cluster of great white sharks was seen 20 miles (32km) off the North and SC coasts, including the six largest ones being tracked by scientists, CBS News reported.
Florida had the highest number of shark attacks previous year - 16.
Each time we hear about a new PS4 firmware update, it's exciting, as there could be something new appearing. According to PS4 update 6 .70 patch notes, the PlayStation patch improves system performance and stability.
Niyonsaba won the silver medal behind Semenya in the 800 metres at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and Wambui won the bronze. "I am thankful to the Swiss judges for this decision", South Africa's Semenya said in a statement about the ruling.
Meanwhile, Céline Dion clocked in third with $450 million and Beyoncé rounded out the luxe list at $400 million. From Fenty Beauty to her most recent endeavor with LVHM, the Fenty name has been raking in millions.
The Iftar party organised at Serena Hotel in Islamabad witnessed a minimal guests turnout due to harassment of the invitees. Journalist Mehreen Zahra-Malik said there was "unprecedented level of harassment" at Serena Hotel.
Interested in Donald Trump? The White House's top economist is leaving, President Trump revealed in a tweet Sunday night . Trump didn't say whether Hassett resigned or was sacked , nor did he elaborate on the reason for the personnel change.
She recently told the New York Times that she has watched Jeopardy! for years and documented her scores in a notebook. She was behind at the time , but wagered everything on the Daily Double she found next, and answered correctly.
Nishikori has only defeated 11-time French Open champion Nadal twice in 12 meetings with both of those wins coming on hard court. The players who stunned top seed Naomi Osaka and 23-time major victor Serena Williams got a taste of their own medicine.
During the conference, May was asked if she might stay longer in order to work out a trade deal with the United States. Almost 9000 signed up for the day of protests, organized by the "Together Against Trump" organization.
The attack became a national symbol of urban mayhem at a time when New York City's murder rate was nearing its historical peak. After Ken Burns' 2012 documentary about the case, a campaign was launched to have her removed from the university.
Cyrus added the hashtag #Dont (Expletive) WithMyFreedom, which doubles as a lyrics to her new song "Mother's Daughter". A man can be seen reaching out and grabbing the singer by the hair before pulling her in for a kiss against her will.
Dark Phoenix closes out X-Men saga with a bang
The final battle sequence, which takes place on a train, is a standout - it's gripping, fun, and near-thrilling. Now that Fox studios is owned by Disney, The X-Men will be under the purview of Marvel Studios and Kevin Feige.
Trump couldn't score a meeting with Boris Johnson
This is a great, great country and it wants its own identity, it wants to have its own borders, it wants to run its own affairs. He also held out the prospect of a meeting in the future with Jeremy Corbyn after snubbing him during this visit.
Netflix Is Making A Jurassic World Animated Show
Unfortunately, we have to wait until next year to see the first season of what's, hopefully, a great new animated series. The dinosaurs escape and wreak havoc on the campers and their "once-in-a-lifetime" trip.
Does Virgil van Dijk have a case for the Ballon d'Or?
But most will agree that Van Dijk has been the main factor in Liverpool's newly-found calmness and much-improved defensive record. Van Dijk was quizzed on the possibility of winning it himself immediately after their Champions League win.
Federal police raid ABC in assault on press freedom
In a statement ABC Managing Director David Anderson said the police raid "raises legitimate concerns over freedom of the press". ABC described the raid as a " serious development " relating to the freedom of the press.
Donald Trump's state visit begins with 41-gun salute
Prince Charles chose a smart tux for the event while the Duchess of Cornwall opted for a cream-hued gown with matching pearls. And the second day of his visit is expected to be more fraught with danger, with mass, anti-Trump protests planned.