UNITED STATES - APRIL 13: A resident alligator crosses the 15th fairway into the gallery during the first round of the 2006 Verizon Heritage Classic Thursday, April 13, 2006, at Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

A man was attacked by a gator at a Charlotte County golf course around 1 p today. It happened at the Rotonda Golf Club. He was flown by air rescue to a hospital. Details on how badly he is injured are unknown at this time.


ABC Action news is reporting the man was diving for golf balls in the lake when the gator grabbed his arm. He was able to get free and get to land.