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Shark sighting closes Huntington Beach

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (KABC) – Water access in part of Huntington Beach was closed Monday afternoon after a shark was spotted in the ocean.

Sunset Beach was expected to remain closed between Warner Avenue and Anderson Street for several hours.

No injuries were reported and authorities said the closure was done “out of an abundance of caution.”

DEVELOPMENT: This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

Out of an abundance of caution, the water at Sunset Beach between Warner Avenue and Anderson Street will be closed for the next several hours due to a reported shark sighting.

Reopening information will be provided at pic.twitter.com/E41oshdEVU

— City of Huntington Beach (@CityofHBPIO) July 18, 2022

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