April, 2013

VIDEO: Medical Examiner Says Shark Attacked Korean Tourist Who Then Died From Drowning

VIDEO: Medical Examiner Says Shark Attacked Korean Tourist Who Then Died From Drowning

Guam – Medical Examiner Dr. Aurileo Espinola says that a shark attacked a Korean tourist whose remains were found Sunday morning off Asan Beach. Dr. Espinola says that the man “was bitten by a shark and then drowned.” He said the man’s upper left arm and both legs were missing. Part of his intestines were also ...

Volusia Countys first shark bite of the year

Volusia Countys first shark bite of the year

Surfer suffers first shark bite of the year off New Smyrna Published: Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 3:48 p.m. Last Modified: Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 8:51 p.m. DeBary surfer suffers first shark bite of the year A 21-year-old surfer from DeBary suffered the first shark bite of the season, Volusia County Beach Patrol Capt. ...

04/02/2013 – Male – Hawaii Man Suffers 6-inch Wound in Ka’anapali Shark Attack

04/02/2013 – Male – Hawaii Man Suffers 6-inch Wound in Ka’anapali Shark Attack

04/02/2013 – Male – Hawaii — County officials released an update saying the victim described the shark’s head as “the size of a basketball.” — Man Suffers 6-inch Wound in Ka’anapali Shark Attack ***Check back for updates, which will be posted as they become available. (1:25 p.m. 4/2/13) County officials released further details in a ...

A shark bit the hand of 50-year-old man

A shark bit the hand of 50-year-old man

JENSEN BEACH – A shark bit the hand of 50-year-old man, causing a minor injury. Lifeguards responded at 1:05 p.m. Thursday to a swimmer they perceived as in distress toward the south end of the beach, and when they helped him to shore they learned a shark had bit his hand, Martin County Fire Rescue ...