A Texas man was rushed to the hospital on Thursday after being bitten by a shark.
The 42-year-old beachgoer was near Crystal Beach on Bolivar Island when the attack happened.
KHOU has confirmed with UTMB hospital that a patient was being treated for a shark bite on his thigh, just above his knee. His injury is reportedly not life threatening.
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Other beachgoers told local media that they were warned by the Crystal Beach sheriff and beach patrol that there had been a shark attack.
Two children were attacked by sharks off of Long Island in July.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.