VIDEO: Alligator attacks man on road

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HANCOCK COUNTY, Miss. (WFLA) — Video out of Mississippi shows an alligator attacking a man on a road.

The 10-foot-long alligator was found on the side of a road in Southern Mississippi. Authorities were trying to relocate the reptile when it bit the man.

Authorities say the man did not suffer life-threatening injuries.

According to the owner of the Gulf Coast Gator Ranch, alligator attacks are about as common as being struck by lightning.


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