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Woman hurt in suspected shark attack at Sydney beach

Little Congwong Beach. Source: Instagram

A woman has been taken to hospital with leg injuries after a suspected shark attack at a beach in Sydney's south.

A woman has been injured in a suspected shark attack at a Sydney beach.

The woman, aged in her 50s, was swimming at Little Congwong Beach in La Perouse at about 7pm on Friday when she was attacked, police say.

She suffered injuries to her leg and was taken to St George Hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

Authorities are working to determine the species responsible for the attack.

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