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Jumping the Shark: The Terrifying Moment a Great White Entered Underwater Cage


Heart-stopping video has surfaced of a great white shark breaking into an underwater cage with several divers inside has surfaced, and the close encounter will give anyone flashbacks of Jaws.

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Various divers inside cages off the coast of Guadalupe Island in Mexico filmed the frightening encounters.

Peter Maguire, one of the divers who came face-to-face with the sea predator, told Inside Edition: “That shark was really strong and actually bent the cage. That was the most terrifying part, I think, just hearing the cage rattle around.”

The shark he filmed actually got stuck in the aluminum bars. One diver bravely escaped to the surface to help.

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Thankfully, no one was harmed, not even the shark.

“It was just an insane thing to witness,” Maguire said.

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