Hong Kong | Port Shelter | Silverstrand Beach near Hung Hau

Incident Details:

year: 1991
location: Silverstrand Beach near Hung Hau
area: Port Shelter
country: Hong Kong
fatality: fatal
species: tiger
victim: Yeung Tam-ho (female)
gender: F
age: 65
injury: Abdomen bitten & leg severed fatal
time: Between 06h00 & 07h20
species detail: >3 m [10'] tiger shark
source: Sunday Mail 6-9-91 p.28
species: tiger shark
date: 7-Jun-91
activity: Swimming

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1991 on the date reported as 7-Jun-91 - Yeung Tam-ho (female), a female aged 65 was Swimming near Silverstrand Beach near Hung Hau . A tiger shark was reported to have attacked Yeung Tam-ho (female). The attack was fatal