SHARK ATTACK VICTIM BODYSURFED TO SHORE FOR HELP

WA SHARK ATTACK VICTIM BODYSURFED BACK TO SHORE FOR HELP

A MAN IS BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN BITTEN BY A SHARK NEAR GRACETOWN IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA'S SOUTH WEST.

The Margaret River Pro international surfing competition, which is about 15km away from the attack, was suspended for about one hour, but then resumed at Main Break.
Surf Life Saving WA said a four-metre shark and whale carcass were spotted at 10am at nearby Lefthanders surf break.
"Further enhanced safety measures, including ski and drone presence, will be added to the event's mitigation protocols."

A man believed to have been attacked by a shark in Western Australia's south managed to bodysurf back to shore before friends used rope from his board as a tourniquet. The man, in his 30's, was bitten on the lower leg at...

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