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Coast guard rescues man bit by hammerhead shark

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - The U.S. Coast Guard has released video of the rescue of a man who was bitten by a hammerhead shark while diving about 100 miles west of San Diego.

The Coast Guard received the call Monday morning that a 58-year-old passenger on the ship Peace was bitten on the right hand.

A Jayhawk crew flew out and hoisted the man on board. He was flown to San Diego then taken by ambulance to UCSD Medical Center.

As of this report, he is listed in stable condition.

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