On the Australian East coast: surfers comrade, save in front of a White shark

With a few courageous Clicks has rescued a Surfer in Australia his comrade in front of a great White shark. The young predator had attacked the 35-year-old woma

On the Australian East coast: surfers comrade, save in front of a White shark

With a few courageous Clicks has rescued a Surfer in Australia his comrade in front of a great White shark. The young predator had attacked the 35-year-old woman on Saturday morning while Surfing off Port Macquarie, police said. Her companion had taken such a long time on the three-Meter-long animal, until it had drained from the woman. The surfer was taken with severe leg injuries in a local hospital and is now in a bigger hospital to be flown, where it should be operated.

"I think this is a great, ... an incredible act of bravery," said the chief of the rescue service, Steven Pearce, the action of the Surfers. "We had in the past few months, along the coast to some really serious and tragic encounters with sharks."

The beaches in Port Macquarie, about 400 kilometres North of Sydney, were locked up for 24 hours. This year there has been in Australia so far five fatal shark attacks on humans.

Updated Date: 15 August 2020, 10:20

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