Coney Island beaches cleared for swimming

Coney Island's beaches reopened Wednesday, a day after they were closed due to sharks spotted in the area. Viewer video sent to News 12 Brooklyn

Several calls for possible shark sightings Tuesday morning

Several calls for possible shark sightings Tuesday morning caused the Coney Island beach to close its waters to beachgoers.

CONEY ISLAND - Coney Island's beaches reopened Wednesday, a day after they were closed due to sharks spotted in the area.

Viewer video sent to News 12 Brooklyn shows one of the sharks swimming just offshore Tuesday, but officials allowed swimmers to return to the water the next day.

Experts say beachgoers should always remain alert and keep their eyes open for activity in the water.

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