1844.00.00


Case Number1844.00.00
Date1844
Year1844
TypeUnprovoked
CountryMADAGASCAR
AreaKarun River
LocationGarden Island, Sydney
ActivityPortuguese seaman fell overboard. Boat lowered to pick up with 1st mate & 4 crew, but done hurriedly & all were thrown into the water. As a second boat was lowered, a shark went after the 1st mate but he was rescued. Then the shark went after Mr. Andrews
NameMr. Andrews
SexM
Age42
InjuryFATAL
Fatal (Y/N)Y
Time11h45
SpeciesA 10-year-old 94-pound pregnant blacktip reef shark
Investigator or SourceGSAF