UPDATE – FATAL shark attack on surfer at Lookout Beach, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa — 23 August 2011
This is an update to the original blog post of this shark attack on Tuesday 23 August 2011.
The 49-year-old surfer who died from a shark attack at Lookout Beach, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa, has been identified as Tim van Heerden. It’s reported he was pulled from the water by fellow surfers. He sustained major wounds to his thigh and groin. Doctors were unable to resuscitate him.