A surfer in Australia was killed in a shark assault on Tuesday morning, authorities mentioned.
The person, in his 50s, was attacked whereas browsing at Tuncurry Seashore in New South Wales, a police assertion mentioned.
He suffered accidents to his higher proper thigh, police mentioned.
Different beachgoers pulled the surfer from the water.
“Regardless of the very best efforts of paramedics and bystanders on the scene the person couldn’t be resuscitated,” NSW Ambulance tweeted.
Seashores within the space closed following the deadly assault.
A drone search over the waters noticed two sharks within the space, in line with Decrease North Coast Surf Life Saving department president Brian Wilcox.
“It’s fairly unprecedented. I can’t recall ever having a shark assault on this space,” Wilcox advised Australian Broadcasting Corp.
Earlier than Tuesday, the final deadly shark assault in Australia was in November when a 55-year-old surfer was killed in Broome.
With Put up wires