Madagascar | Unspecified | Shipwrecked Ferry M/V Samsonnette

Incident Details:

year: 2001
location: Shipwrecked Ferry M/V Samsonnette
area: Unspecified
country: Madagascar
fatality: fatal
species: unknown
victim: French national
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: fatal or drowned & remains scavenged by shark
species detail:
source: GDACS (Global Disaster Alert & Coordination System)
species: unknown shark
date: 10-May-01

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2001 on the date reported as 10-May-01 - French national, a male aged unknown was near Shipwrecked Ferry M/V Samsonnette. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked French national. The attack was fatal