Man Survives Savage Crocodile Attack In Far North Queensland

Before being airlifted to hospital

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A man has survived after being attacked by a crocodile in Far North Queensland on Wednesday afternoon.

The man is believed to have been walking his dog at the Bloomfield Boat Ramp when a crocodile sprung from the water and bit his leg at around 5:30PM.

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The 37-year-old was then dragged into the river by the crocodile before he was able to break free and swim to land.


Emergency services were called to the scene where they attempted to treat him for a large leg wound.

The man was then airlifted to Cairns for emergency treatment where he is now believed to be in stable condition. 

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Georgie Marr

23 February 2023

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