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Oregon surfer hospitalized in rare shark attack

Authorities in Oregon were investigating a rare shark attack on the state's Pacific Coast on Monday, Oregon State Police said. In a news release, police said that Joseph Tanner, 29, of Portland, was injured while surfing at Indian Beach, about 80 miles northwest of Portland. Authorities were dispatched there at 4 p.m. (7 p.m. ET), police said. Tanner was bitten on his upper thigh and lower leg, police said.
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