Panama | Canal Zone | Unspecified

Incident Details:

year: 1958
location: Unspecified
area: Canal Zone
country: Panama
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: boy
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Boy seized shark by its tail shark bit boy?s forearm PROVOKED INCIDENT
time:
species detail: 18 to 24 shark
source: Dr. F. X. Schloeder H.D. Baldridge p.165
species: unknown shark
date: 1958
activity: Skindiving

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1958 on the date reported as 1958 - boy, a male aged unknown was Skindiving near Unspecified. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked boy. The attack was non-fatal (Boy seized shark by its tail shark bit boy?s forearm PROVOKED INCIDENT)