Sierra Leone | Freetown | Lumely Beach

Incident Details:

year: 2006
location: Lumely Beach
area: Freetown
country: Sierra Leone
fatality: fatal
species: unknown
victim: 4 fishermen
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Reportedly fatal but few details
species detail: 3 m 600-kg shark
source: Reuters
species: unknown shark
date: Reported 28-Mar-2006
activity: Fishing

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2006 on the date reported as Reported 28-Mar-2006 - 4 fishermen, a male aged unknown was Fishing near Lumely Beach. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked 4 fishermen. The attack was fatal