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04/21/2010 - Female - Australia

Posted: Mon May 11, 2020 12:49 am
by alb
Shark Bites Woman in Foot at Crescent Head, AU

A woman was bitten by a shark at Crescent Head, Australia.

The unidentified woman was swimming in Killick Creek near the boat ramp when the incident occurred. An eyewitness saw the shark’s fin in the creek. “My son saw the shark in the creek and I saw it after the attack frolicking in the shallows at the entrance of the creek,” she said.

The victim was taken to the hospital by a friend before Lifesaving Club members arrived scene. They were told locals wrapped the woman’s foot before she was taken to the hospital and that she had four deep lacerations to her foot.

No information has been provided regarding the woman’s condition.

Source: The Macleay Argus