The girl was attacked while swimming in the river with her friends on Buru Island, Indonesia.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro suggested that the COVID-19 vaccine could turn people into "crocodiles" last year.
Crocodiles have "very powerful tails" that enable the animals to push themselves out of the water, said expert Adam Britton.
The victim and her sister were swimming in the Budaim river on Monday when the crocodile attacked. The community is now hunting down the killer croc.
The crocodile bit onto the fisherman's lure and refused to let go.
Irwin's wife and children honored 'The Crocodile Hunter' star on Friday.
The latest findings also help to shed new light on other sites in South Korea where scientists have previously found footprints that were originally thought to belong to giant flying reptiles.
For a study, researchers investigated several areas of crocodilian biology by analyzing 20 different species from around the world.
Egypt's Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany described the find as a "museum by itself."
One eyewitness captured a video of the creature as it swam between Wiggins Pass and Bay Colony.
"I've watched enough TV, plus I've lived in Florida so I've got with them before," Don Walters said.
The couple had told their family of their whereabouts in advance, which likely saved their lives.
More rain is forecast—and locals have been warned that crocodiles may leave raging rivers and go to suburban streets.
With the population of crocodiles in the Jordan Valley farm continuing to rise, it has been challenging to take care of the reptiles.
The operation seized thousands of animals and identified around 1,400 people suspected of related criminal activity.
Researchers say the fossil underscores how little we know about these mysterious ancient beasts.
A large crowd broke into a police station to kidnap the young man.
When the crocs reach their full size, they become trapped inside the caves for the rest of their lives.
Crowds of onlookers cheered as the crocodile was captured and removed from the beach.
Was it crocodiles, hominids, or something else that damaged these bones?