INJURED – 29 June 2011 – Praia do Pina, Pernambuco, Brazil – surfer attacked

Malisson Lima, 21, suffered a deep wound to the right thigh after being bitten by a shark (species not reported) while surfing at Praia do Pina, Pernambuco, Brazil. Officials at the scene reported it could have been a bull or tiger shark.

The incident happened on Wednesday 29 June 2011.

The area of the attack is reported officially off-limits to swimmers and surfers because of the danger of shark attacks.

No other details were reported.


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