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Sand shark washes up on Newport beach

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A 3-foot female sand shark washed up on Easton Beach in Newport today.

Rhode Island Saves the Bay was there and took a picture. The beach continues to remain open to swimmers.

Sand sharks can get up to 10 feet in length and are typically bottom feeders, eating small fish and crustaceans.

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