Nd.0087


Case NumberND.0087
DateNo date, Before 1975
Year0
TypeProvoked
CountryUSA
AreaFlorida
LocationRiviera Beach, Palm Beach County
ActivitySkin diving. Grabbed shark's tail; shark turned & grabbed diver's ankle & began towing him to deep water
NameCarl Bruster
SexM
Age19
InjuryAnkle punctured & lacerated, hands abraded PROVOKED INCIDENT
Fatal (Y/N)N
Time17h00
SpeciesNurse shark, 2.1 m [7']
Investigator or SourceR. Skocik, p.176