INJURED — 26 July 2007 — New Smyrna Beach, Florida, USA — surfer attacked
Jeffrey Clark, 51, was paddling out near the jetty at Ponce Inlet, New Smyrna Beach, Florida, USA at around 5.30pm when he “collided in a wave” with a 3-4 foot black tip or spinner shark. Clark suffered minor lacerations to his shoulder and didn’t require medical treatment.
According to media reports Clark had been surfing the region for 45 years and this was the first time had been bitten by a shark.
No other details were reported.