Russia | Kuril Islands In The Pacific | Kunashir Island 70 km from northern Japan

Incident Details:

year: 2004
location: Kunashir Island 70 km from northern Japan
area: Kuril Islands In The Pacific
country: Russia
fatality: non-fatal
species: White
victim: Vladimir Skutelnik
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Thigh & calf bitten
time:
species detail: White shark
source: M. Gozum & J. Eager scubaradio.com
species: White shark
date: 30-Jul-04
activity: Diving & fishing with net

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2004 on the date reported as 30-Jul-04 - Vladimir Skutelnik, a male aged unknown was Diving & fishing with net near Kunashir Island 70 km from northern Japan. A White shark was reported to have attacked Vladimir Skutelnik. The attack was non-fatal (Thigh & calf bitten)