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. Watch Now. A diver escaped unharmed after a great white shark broke into his cage in an incident off the coast of Mexico.

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Menu. 8-metre great white shark broke through a diver’s plastic cage, forcing him to desperately swim for safety. .

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Terrifying YouTube footage purportedly shows a shark breaking into a diver's cage underwater.

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Somehow, the diver wound up being okay.

“[Sharks] are temporarily blinded when they open their mouths, so when the shark went for the tuna bait on the rope it accidentally slammed into the cage. 1 weather alerts 1 closings/delays. ” Advertisement.

1 weather alerts 1 closings/delays. . . By Katrina Turrill 11:43, Sun, Oct 16, 2016 | UPDATED. A commentator on YouTube said: "So this shark lunged at the bait, accidentally hit the side of the cage, was most likely confused and not able to swim backwards, it thrust forward and broke the metal rail of the cage.

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Oct 14, 2016 · class=" fc-falcon">Terrifying YouTube footage purportedly shows a shark breaking into a diver's cage underwater.

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Sharks will aggressively go after things that they perceive to be a threat.

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