They’re more than a foot wide, love to burrow under the sand, and quickly lash their bony, serrated tails at any threats. During the past month along Pinellas beaches, a number of stingrays have mistaken unsuspecting visitors for predators. Clearwater Beach has reported nearly 40 injuries in April. While other areas havenít noted as many stings, authorities are reminding beachgoers to shuffle their feet as they enter the water.
Video: Painful reminder that it's time to shuffle on the beach
May 26, 2015 02:52 PM