Saudi Arabia | Eastern Province | East of the Ras Tanura-Jubail area

Incident Details:

year: 1950
location: East of the Ras Tanura-Jubail area
area: Eastern Province
country: Saudi Arabia
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: a pearl diver
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Tissue stripped knee to foot
time: 2 hrs before sunset
species detail:
source: G.F. Mead
species: unknown shark
date: Aug-50
activity: Diving

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1950 on the date reported as Aug-50 - a pearl diver, a male aged unknown was Diving near East of the Ras Tanura-Jubail area . An unknown shark was reported to have attacked a pearl diver. The attack was non-fatal (Tissue stripped knee to foot)