ITALY | Sardinia | Muravera

Incident Details:

year: 2012
location: Muravera
area: Sardinia
country: ITALY
fatality: non fatal
species: 2.5 m blue shark
victim: Giorgio Zara
gender: Ma
age: 57
injury: Lower left leg injured PROVOKED ACCIDENT
time: Morning
species detail: Blue shark
source: D. Puddo, 6/11/2012
species: 2.5 m blue shark shark
date: 2012.06.10
activity: Attempting to rescue an injured & beached shark

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2012 on the date reported as 2012.06.10 - Giorgio Zara, a female aged 57 was Attempting to rescue an injured & beached shark near Muravera. A 2.5 m blue shark shark was reported to have attacked Giorgio Zara. The attack was non-fatal (Lower left leg injured PROVOKED ACCIDENT)