Lady data encounter with alligator
OCALA (CBSMiami) – A Florida girl, paddleboarding in a lagoon at Silver Springs State Park, had a scary and probably harmful shut encounter with a really giant alligator and it was all caught on digital camera.
In a number of movies and images posted to her Fb web page, Vicky Reamy Baker, of Ocala, might be seen sitting on her paddleboard because the gator slowly glides by the water proper as much as her paddleboard.
Within the movies, Baker might be heard saying, “What are you doing? Get away from me, get away from me,” as the big gator approaches.
Ultimately, she says, “Oh sh-t, no, go away,” earlier than pushing it away together with her paddle.
However that didn’t work. It made it mad and hissed at Baker.
Within the distance, a person might be heard saying “Ma’am, I might recommend backing up, contemplating you simply made him fairly mad.”
In one other video clip, she talks to the gator, “Why are you messing with me? Why are you attempting to chew me?” she stated. “What the heck man.”
She then tells the digital camera, “I’ve by no means had a gator come after me like that earlier than. Look how shut he’s to me. He got here after me and tried to chew my paddleboard.”
Lastly, the gator slowly swims away, and Baker stated, “Somebody has been feeding him and made him very harmful. He was an enormous boy.”
There are alligators in all 67 Florida counties and greater than 200,000 alligators within the Everglades.
It’s uncommon for individuals to be critically damage by gators in Florida, nevertheless it does occur. Most alligators are naturally afraid of people however might lose that concern when individuals feed them, in accordance with the Fish and Wildlife Commission.