Crocodile Attacks Two Campers In Northern Australia

A doctor says a pair of Australian campers are "pretty lucky" after tangling with a big crocodile.

Authorities say the 14-foot croc grabbed a man as he slept in a tent at a campsite in Queensland. It dragged the 34-year-old man outside, where another camper, a 60-year-old woman, tackled the animal. The crocodile let the man go and turned on the woman before a third person shot it dead.

The woman was treated for a broken arm, cuts and bruises. The man's arm and leg were broken.

Wildlife authorities are investigating whether fishermen dumping bait attracted the crocodile to the area of the attack.

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