Girl loses part of finger and 60 injured in Parana river piranha attack


See for instance MailOnline

More than 60 swimmers have been injured in a mass piranha attack.

The victims, including more than 20 children, were bitten by the shoal of meat-eating fish in Argentina.

A seven-year-old girl lost part of a finger and other swimmers suffered deep cuts to their ankles, fingers and hands.

Image courtesy of Marcelo Jorge Vieira, CC BY 2.0

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