By the editor
UA 73-year-old woman was seriously injured off Stuart, Florida, a local police spokesperson said.
She was ‘impaled’ by a swordfish as she and other passengers in the boat she was on pulled the animal out of the water for a photo.
The animal, which weighed approximately 45 kilos, injured the lady in the groin when it was on the boat. The victim, who was bleeding profusely, was taken to hospital.