SOUTH AFRICA | Eastern Cape Province | Chintsa East Beach

Incident Details:

year: 2015
location: Chintsa East Beach
area: Eastern Cape Province
country: SOUTH AFRICA
fatality: non-fatal
species: Sand Tiger
victim: Jason Krafft
gender: M
age: 15
injury: Lacerations to lower left leg, puncture wounds to sole of left foot
time: 08h00
species detail: Raggedtooth shark, 1.3 m
source: Dispatch Online, 1/7/2015
species: Sand Tiger shark
date: 03-Jan-2015
activity: Surfing

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2015 on the date reported as 03-Jan-2015 - Jason Krafft, a male aged 15 was Surfing near Chintsa East Beach. A Sand Tiger shark was reported to have attacked Jason Krafft. The attack was non-fatal (Lacerations to lower left leg, puncture wounds to sole of left foot)