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VIDEO: Sea lion grabs and yanks little girl into water in British Columbia

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Tourists in British Columbia received a bit of a scare when a sea lion grabbed a little girl and dragged her into the water.

The entire incident was caught on video.

At one point, the animal lunges within inches of the little girl's face.

A few seconds later, the seal lunges again, grabbing the girl and yanking her backwards into the water.

A person jumped in and pulled her to safety.

She is expected to be ok.

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