JAPAN | Kochi Prefecture | Irino Beach

Incident Details:

year: 2016
location: Irino Beach
area: Kochi Prefecture
country: JAPAN
fatality: non-fatal
species: Unknown
victim: male
gender: M
age: 29
injury: Lacerations to left leg
time: 19h05
species detail:
source: Japan Times, 7/25/2016
species: Unknown shark
date: 24-Jul-16
activity: Surfing

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 2016 on the date reported as 24-Jul-16 - male, a male aged 29 was Surfing near Irino Beach. An Unknown shark was reported to have attacked male. The attack was non-fatal (Lacerations to left leg)