Somalia | Unspecified | 300 miles off the coast

Incident Details:

year: 2009
location: 300 miles off the coast
area: Unspecified
country: Somalia
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: a Spanish sailor
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Arm bitten PROVOKED INCIDENT
species detail:
source: SMCM 9-20-2009
species: unknown shark
date: 15-Sep-09
activity: Fishing

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2009 on the date reported as 15-Sep-09 - a Spanish sailor, a male aged unknown was Fishing near 300 miles off the coast . An unknown shark was reported to have attacked a Spanish sailor. The attack was non-fatal (Arm bitten PROVOKED INCIDENT )