South Carolina boy recovers from shark bite

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South Carolina boy recovers from shark bite. Rick Williams reports during Action News at 12:30 p.m. on May16, 2018.

It happened at Hilton Head Island on Sunday.

10-year-old Jei Turrell was playing in waist-deep water with his brother when a shark bit him on his arm.

Jei says he caught a glimpse of the shark, saying it was about 5 feet long.

"It bit, and then bolted off. It didn't take me."

Jei says he is feeling okay but is unsure of when he will return to the beach.

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