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by helmi
Sun Jan 11, 2009 6:36 am
Forum: 2009 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 01/11/2009 Hannah Mighall (Australia)
Replies: 7
Views: 13541

Re: 01/11/2009 unknown (Australia)

---------------------- Relative saves teenage girl from circling shark off Tasmania's north east By Michelle Draper January 11, 2009 08:10pm THE older cousin of a teenage girl attacked by a shark in Tasmania paddled to the 13-year-old's aid and brought her safely to shore as it continued to circle. ...
by helmi
Sun Jan 11, 2009 6:18 am
Forum: 2009 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 01/11/2009 Hannah Mighall (Australia)
Replies: 7
Views: 13541

01/11/2009 Hannah Mighall (Australia)

--------------------------- Date: January 11, 2009 Location: Tasmania, Australia Girl (13) was surfing at Binalong Bay when she was bitten on her right leg. The incident occurred at about 15.45 hrs. ( 3.45 pm). - Shark species presumably involved in incident : Great White Shark (Carcharodon carchari...
by helmi
Sat Jan 10, 2009 9:21 pm
Forum: 2009 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 01/11/2009 Jonathon Beard ( Australia )
Replies: 4
Views: 10677

Re: 01/11/2009 unknown ( Australia )

-------------------------- A 31-year-old Brisbane man is in the Gold Coast Hospital after being attacked by a shark off Fingal Beach in northern New South Wales. The surfer was attacked while he sat on his board waiting for a break about 100 metres south of Fingal Headland. A CareFlight spokesman sa...
by helmi
Fri Jan 09, 2009 3:22 pm
Forum: 2009 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 01/10/09 Boat attacked ( New Zealand ) No Injury
Replies: 1
Views: 5773

Re: 01/10/09 Bry Mossman boat attacked, NZ

----------------------- Mako shark gets something to chew on 4:00AM Saturday Jan 10, 2009 http://media.nzherald.co.nz/webcontent/image/jpg/mako2.jpg The outboard motor came off worst, but the four friends on board the boat say they won't be dangling their legs in the cool seawater again. The four ha...
by helmi
Tue Dec 30, 2008 7:40 pm
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 12/28/2008 Bayden Schumann (Australia) No Injury
Replies: 0
Views: 5223

12/28/2008 Bayden Schumann (Australia) No Injury

--------------------------------------- Shark snaps 10-year-old TIM CONNELL 31/12/2008 10:25:00 AM http://forster.yourguide.com.au/multimedia/images/large/424699.jpg YOU’RE a 10-year-old kid and it’s summer. A wave arches from the frothing sea, and spurts you forward on a boogie board. But the surge...
by helmi
Sat Dec 27, 2008 8:31 am
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 12/27/2008 Brian Guest ( Australia ) ***Fatal***
Replies: 7
Views: 20731

Re: 12/27/2008 Unknown ( Australia ) ***Fatal***

--------------------- Shark sightings in fatal attack area By Warwick Stanley December 27, 2008 09:13pm SEARCHERS reported at least two shark sightings in an area where a missing West Australian man is believed to have been attacked. The crew of a sea volunteer rescue boat and a helicopter rescue te...
by helmi
Sat Dec 27, 2008 5:40 am
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 12/27/2008 Brian Guest ( Australia ) ***Fatal***
Replies: 7
Views: 20731

Re: 12/27/2008 Unknown ( Australia ) ***Fatal***

------------------------------- Shark attack victim still not found December 27, 2008 # Father missing after reported shark attack # Son swam to shore and raised the alarm THE search for a man feared taken by a shark off a West Australian beach has so far failed to find him. Brian Guest, 51, was sno...
by helmi
Tue Dec 23, 2008 12:27 pm
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 04/18/2008 Joram Galleros Villanueva ( Mexico ) ***Fatal***
Replies: 2
Views: 7478

Re: 04/18/2008 Joram Galleros Villanueva ( Cancun ) ***Fatal***

-------------------------- Se registra el primer ataque de tiburón en Cancún Hallan el cadáver de un bañista sin brazos, parte de los pies y el rostro; es el primer ataque de un tiburón a un bañista en Quintana Roo CANCÚN, México, abr. 21, 2008.- El cadáver de un bañista, de 32 años de edad, fue hal...
by helmi
Tue Dec 23, 2008 12:12 pm
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 04/18/2008 Joram Galleros Villanueva ( Mexico ) ***Fatal***
Replies: 2
Views: 7478

04/18/2008 Joram Galleros Villanueva ( Mexico ) ***Fatal***

--------------------------- Date: April 18 , 2008 Location: Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico Victim: Joram Galleros Villanueva (32) Injuries: Fatal. Both arms and part of legs bitten off, tissue loss in head/face. Circumstances: Declared cause of death: Drowning after saltwater submersion. Probably post...
by helmi
Sat Dec 20, 2008 11:53 am
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 12/19/2008 Ken Lindberg ( New Zealand )
Replies: 2
Views: 6140

Re: 12/19/2008 Ken Lindberg ( New Zealand )

------------------------ Fisherman attacked by shark 4:00AM Sunday Dec 21, 2008 Anna Rushworth A fisherman faced a terrifying 10-minute walk back to shore after being savaged by a shark while setting his net. Ken Lindberg spent five days in hospital after suffering serious injuries while fishing wit...
by helmi
Sat Dec 20, 2008 7:15 am
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 12/19/2008 Boat Attacked (Atlantic Ocean)
Replies: 0
Views: 5455

12/19/2008 Boat Attacked (Atlantic Ocean)

-------------- Reported on December 19, 2008. The incident occurred 900 miles offshore. The boat of the transatlantic yachtsmen Tony Leighton (58) and Mike Foreman (63) was attacked by a "hammerhead shark" ( approx. 9 ft = ca. 2,7 m ). The shark was trying to bite the rudder blade. The incident last...
by helmi
Sat Dec 20, 2008 6:37 am
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 12/10/2008 Luke Parker ( South Africa )
Replies: 1
Views: 6387

Re: 12/10/2008 Luke Parker ( South Africa )

----------------- Bay teen‘s shark terror Guy Rogers and Neil Oelofse HERALD REPORTERS 12/12/2008 A YOUNG Port Elizabeth angler told yesterday how he was savaged by a two-metre shark as he and friends wrestled with it in the shallows while trying to land it. Grey High School pupil Luke Parker, 15, w...
by helmi
Sat Dec 20, 2008 6:24 am
Forum: 2008 Shark Attacks ~ Shark Attacks 2008
Topic: 12/10/2008 Luke Parker ( South Africa )
Replies: 1
Views: 6387

12/10/2008 Luke Parker ( South Africa )

Provoked Incident at Plettenberg Bay, South Africa: 15 year old angler was bitten by an approx. 2 meter Sandtiger shark (Carcharias taurus) while trying to release it. Victim suffered injuries to his left leg/knee (required 45 stitches). ----------------- 45 stitches after shark attack 12/12/2008 09...