WATCH: Swimmer narrowly avoids encounter with Hammerhead shark in PCB

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PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WMBB) — A swimmer in Panama City Beach narrowly avoided a Hammerhead shark as it swam directly towards him and turned at the last second.

In the video from Katie Allyson Thomson, people are heard in the background reacting to the close encounter.

The man was swimming near Splash Resort on Friday morning when it happened.

Watch the video below!

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