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Man critical after being bitten by shark at northern Queensland Britomart reef

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A man is fighting for his life after he was bitten by a shark at the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland.The man, 59, from South Mission Beach, had been at the Britomart Reef, off the coast off Lucinda, north of Townsville when he was bitten earlier today. He is now at Townsville University Hospital in a critical condition.
A rescue helicopter was called to the reef about 12.22pm today, according to Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS).
“One patient has been airlifted in a critical condition to Townsville…

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