A 28-year-old British woman is reportedly fighting for her life in Mexico after being attacked by a crocodile — which her twin sister fearlessly fought off.
Melissa Laurie, a zookeeper, was swimming in a lagoon 10 miles from the popular resort of Puerto Escondido as a part of a tour with her sister, Georgia, when the predator attacked and pulled her underwater, the Daily Mail reported.
Georgia immediately sprang into action, diving under water to search frantically for her sister – before finding her floating face-down on the surface a few minutes later, according to the outlet.
As she grasped her sister and swam toward a boat, the beast returned and attacked both women — but Georgia gamely fought back with a well-placed punch.
Their mom, Sue Laurie, told the Daily Mail that the women suffered severe bite injuries and that Melissa, who was placed in an induced coma, came close to drowning.
“She has water on her lungs