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AUSTRALIA Two men confronted a nearly seven foot dusky whaler shark after it swam dangerously close to beachgoers.

The shark even tried to take a bite out of a man s leg as he pushed it into deeper water.

Experts think the shark was sick and that s why it came so close to shore. One of the men who pushed the shark away said it appeared to be in distress, and he simply wanted to help.

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