VIDEO: Great white shark swims next to kayaker in Monterey

MONTEREY, Calif. (KGO) -- Can you imagine?

A kayaker in Monterey says he spotted a great white shark swimming by his boat not once, but twice!

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Shark season is upon us, and a kayaker in Monterey Bay had an encounter she won't forget.

Eddy Willis says he was out fishing for halibut on July 2, 2018 when a great white shark swam up next to his kayak.

The shark passed Willis a couple of times before swimming away.

Willis was not hurt.

He shared a video of the encounter, where he appeared to be very excited about the once-in-a-lifetime experience.

"My first great white shark! Hell yeah," exclaimed Willis.

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