A woman was attacked by a shark at Holden Beach in Brunswick County Thursday.

According to Brunswick County Emergency Services Director Anthony Marzano, the shark bit the woman on the leg while she was swimming in about three feet of water.
     
Marzano said the 60-year-old woman's injury was not believed to be serious.

The attack happened between Ave. A and Ave. B about 3:15 Thursday afternoon.

There's no word yet on the woman's name or condition.