ECUADOR | Galapagos Islands | Punta Vicente Roca, Isabella Island

Incident Details:

year: 2015
location: Punta Vicente Roca, Isabella Island
area: Galapagos Islands
country: ECUADOR
fatality: non-fatal
species: Galapagos
victim: Graham Hurley
gender: M
age: 55
injury: Lacerations to left calf
time: 10h15
species detail: Galapagos shark
source: G. Hurley
species: Galapagos shark
date: 20-Nov-15
activity: Snorkeling

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2015 on the date reported as 20-Nov-15 - Graham Hurley, a male aged 55 was Snorkeling near Punta Vicente Roca, Isabella Island. A Galapagos shark was reported to have attacked Graham Hurley. The attack was non-fatal (Lacerations to left calf)