Scuba diver killed in fatal shark attack?


A scuba diver died April 12 after what may have been a shark attack in waters off KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The unidentified 68-year old man was diving with a charter group near Shelly Beach and Port Edward, but when the group surfaced, divers realized one man had disappeared. Private boats in the vicinity were notified of the missing diver and began searching the area. The National Sea Rescue Institute and Police Search Rescue were contacted at 1:45 p.m. and mobilized search vehicles. “The NSRI Shelly Beach sea rescue craft Caltex…

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Surfer suprised to learn he was bitten by shark

A 26-year-old man was surfing at Shelly Beach, near Port Macquarie on the country’s east coast late Thursday, when he felt something on his right hand. The Australian surfer had wounds on his right hand and had a gash on his leg.  After he left the water, he went to the Port Macquarie Hospital, where he learned he had been bitten by a shark. He was treated for the wounds and released.

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