Panama | San Blas | Off Achutuppu Island near Ailigandi

Incident Details:

year: 1964
location: Off Achutuppu Island near Ailigandi
area: San Blas
country: Panama
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: male
gender: M
age: 21
injury: Foot lacerated
time:
species detail: Less than 1.2 m [4']
source: H. Loftin
species: unknown shark
date: Aug-64
activity: Free diving / Spearfishingat edge of reef

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1964 on the date reported as Aug-64 - male, a male aged 21 was Free diving / Spearfishingat edge of reef near Off Achutuppu Island near Ailigandi. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked male. The attack was non-fatal (Foot lacerated)