GULF OF MEXICO - This Fourth of July weekend many people will be spending time at Texas beaches. But there's been a lot of concern about flesh eating bacteria. holiday weekend means more time at the beach. "We come a couple times a year", said Nina Farray. Cases of vibrio commonly known as flesh eating bacteria have made some beachgoers more aware. "I've never had concerns but after reading and hearing about the guy who lost his leg I had some concerns coming down today", said Lauren Sieg. Vibrio is contracted through an open wound or ingested through raw seafood.
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