The victim saturday was an 18.
Reedcouk courses. Nick arthur who. Most shark encounters with humans are cases of mistaken identity. A five meter yard great white shark attacks bait thrown to it 16 september off the coast of gansbaai about 100 kilometres 63 miles from cape town. Swimmers surfers and others in the water may splash and present visual targets that mislead the shark causing it to mistake people for prey.
2nd shark attack in 2 days reported on outer banks. Drone footage from corolla north carolina on the outer banks shows sharks swimming in a bait ball and around unknowing swimmers. Most attacks occur in near shore waters. The atlantic beach fire department said it had not confirmed the attack was by a shark saying only that it was a marine animal attack.
Tim arthur told fox8 his son nick was jumping over waves on a sandbar. The big sharks are by far the most likely to bite humans with 326 unprovoked attacks listed on the international shark attack file operated by researchers at the florida museum of natural history. For the second time in two days a shark attack has been reported on an outer banks beach. A 16 year old north carolina boy is recovering from a terrifying shark attack that left some 40 teeth prints in his thigh during a family trip to the outer banks on thursday.
Shark attacks are extremely rare but the isaf does offer up tips for reducing your risk here.