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Heart Stopping Video, huge crocodile stalking tourist in Mexico

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A tourist in Mexico was captured on video frantically swimming away from a large crocodile, trying to reach the shore ... For this young man, it was too close. The giant crocodile - believed to 10 feet long- looks like it is closing in before quick-thinking ... He pleads that tourists should stop feeding the animals. Sian Ka’an, a biosphere reserve in Tulum, became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987 and is popular among tourists for seeing natural beauty up close. For this young man, it was too close. The giant crocodile - believed to 10 feet long- looks like it is closing in before quick-thinking observer distracts the animal by throwing an object at the creature. Carrera, who posted the video to Facebook, said locals dared not enter the waters for fear of enticing the male crocodile, which feeds off food left by tourists and fishermen. He pleads that tourists should stop feeding the animals. “Unfortunately, that crocodile already associated us with food and as the video shows the boy was saved because the crocodile is well fed and chased at a pace that allowed him to reach the shore,” Carrera writes. Travel Video 5 best American cities for growing old and happy Play Video 5 best American cities for growing old and happy Footage shows huge crocodile stalking tourist in Mexico 2 SeaWorld to upgrade to killer whale environments 3 12 surprising things you can take on a plane 4 World’s 7 best infinity pools 5 Crewmember confessions: stupid cruise questions revealed See all Trends Summer BBQ Season More → For a showstopping main course, there's nothing like a smoky, juicy rack of ribs. How to smoke perfect baby back ribs: BBQ master Tim Love's rules IBM supercomputer Watson whips up its own BBQ sauce Vegas BBQ restaurant serves up home-style Southern hospitality Navy professor resigns after racy photo inquiry (U.S.) Neck manipulations may be associated with stroke (Health) Dig this: Ancient bones found in Wyoming cave (Science) Ancient designs in Peru desert revealed by sandstorms (Science) Extreme shark photography may be too close for comfort Footage Shows Huge Crocodile Stalking Tourist in Mexico Yahoo News UK-9 hours ago A tourist in Mexico was captured on video frantically swimming away from a large crocodile, trying to reach the shore ... For this young man, it was too close. The giant crocodile - believed to 10 feet long- looks like it is closing in before quick-thinking ... He pleads that tourists should stop feeding the animals. Tiger shark caught in Gulf of Mexico used to feed nearly 100 ... Irish Independent-15 hours ago ... the 12ft 7in shark was the biggest fish ever donated to the centre. ... a large crocodile stalking an unsuspecting swimmer at a tourist beach in ... Suspected Islamist Boko Haram fighters have abducted dozens of boys and men in a raid on a. ... to take charge of Gaza's border crossings and work to prevent. Officer involved in fatal of shooting of unarmed Missouri teen named Irish Independent-15 hours ago A man leaves a store on Sunday, Aug. .... Mark Molloy THIS shocking footage shows a large crocodile stalking an unsuspecting swimmer at a tourist beach ... Vets have dressed a pair of kittens in unusual outfits in a bid to stop ... Bipartisan support from Capitol Hill for action in Iraq Irish Independent-17 hours ago "The need to move quickly to prevent further loss of life of men, ... a large crocodile stalking an unsuspecting swimmer at a tourist beach in ... We are alone on the road, Darren Hanniffy on fighting Ebola Irish Independent-18 hours ago ... appeal and is seeking public support for its efforts to stop the spread of ... a crime scene, where a man was left with extreme facial injuries. ... THIS shocking footage shows a large crocodile stalking an unsuspecting swimmer ... Capsizes and Crocodiles: Is this the Most Insane River Trip Ever? ...