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Grandmother survives shark attack in Australia

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An Australian grandmother has survived a shark attack by repeatedly punching and kicking the animal to escape its grip.

Paddy Trumbull, 60, suffered deep bite wounds and lost a large amount of blood in the incident while snorkelling near the Whitsunday Islands, Queensland.

Phil Mercer reports.

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