Swimmer collides with whale off Exmouth


An Australian woman was seriously injured Saturday while swimming with humpback whales at a tourist hotspot in Western Australia.

The 29-year-old woman suffered fractured ribs and internal bleeding when one of the giant mammals hit her with its tail during a tour at Ningaloo Reef, according to News.com.au. She reportedly was hospitalized in Perth and was in serious but stable condition Monday.

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