A surfer has died after he was bitten by a shark off the jap coast of Australia, officers mentioned.
The person, who’s believed to be in his 20s, suffered a big harm to his arm when he was attacked by the shark Sunday off Shelly and Emerald seashores in Coffs Harbour, about 330 miles north of Sydney, CNN reported.
“Various native surfers and bystanders got here to assistance from this man,” New South Wales ambulance official Chris Wilson instructed the outlet. “Regardless of the very best efforts of bystanders, paramedics and different emergency providers, the affected person couldn’t be revived.”
Witness Aaron Armstrong mentioned it was the primary shark assault locally that he and different locals had been conscious of.
“It’ll change the material somewhat bit for a short time in [Emerald Beach], that’s for certain,” Armstrong instructed Australian Broadcasting Corp.
Earlier than Sunday, the nation had not skilled a deadly shark assault since Could, when there was an incident off the coast of Forster, 137 miles north of Sydney.
With Put up wires