At least 20 people report jellyfish stings over 2 days at Emerald Isle

EMERALD ISLE, NC (WSOC) — At least 20 people reported jellyfish stings at Emerald Isle this week, according to town officials.

Jack Messenger was one of the unlucky victims.

“Well I was just swimming over here in the water, and I kind of dove backwards to try to dive down and just agony exploded all across my face and before I knew it I couldn’t see out of one eye,” Messenger told WCTI.

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