Usa All Shark attacks

1536 attack(s) found
Sep 3rd 2001

Usa - North Carolina - Avon, Hatteras Island, Outer Banks, Dare County

Shark: A large white shark was filmed by divers on a local wreck 2 days prior to the incident.

Victim: Natalia (Natasha) Slobonskaya
Age/sex: 23 F
Activity: Swimming

Injury: Left buttock & foot severed

Sep 15th 2001

Usa - North Carolina - Topsail Beach, Onslow County

Shark:

Victim: Dale Fulcher, Jr.
Age/sex: 16 M
Activity: Surfing

Injury: Foot bitten

Jul 4th 2002

Usa - North Carolina - Wrightsville Beach, New Hanover County

Shark: 1.2 m to 1.5 m [4' to 5'] shark, possibly a bull shark

Victim: Avery Olearczyk
Age/sex: 9 F
Activity: Standing

Injury: Calf, foot & hand bitten

Jul 20th 2002

Usa - North Carolina - Emerald Isle, Carteret County

Shark: 1.8 m to 2.1 m [6' to 7'] bull shark

Victim: Mary Katherine Strong
Age/sex: 15 F
Activity: Swimming

Injury: Calf bitten

Aug 5th 2002

Usa - North Carolina - Topsail Beach, Pender County

Shark: 1.2 m to 1.5 m [4' to 5'] shark

Victim: Robert Pollan
Age/sex: 14 M
Activity: Standing

Injury: Leg lacerated

Jun 19th 2003

Usa - North Carolina - Masonboro Island, New Hanover County

Shark: "sand shark"

Victim: Chris White
Age/sex: 33 M
Activity: Surfing

Injury: Hand bitten

Jul 27th 2004

Usa - North Carolina - Carolina Beach, New Hanover County

Shark: 1.8 m [6'] shark

Victim: Alexis Huesgen
Age/sex: 13 F
Activity: Swimming

Injury: Right forearm & wrist lacerated

Jul 28th 2004

Usa - North Carolina - Rodanthe, Dare County

Shark:

Victim: Catherine Delneo
Age/sex: 28 F
Activity: Surfing

Injury: Right calf bitten

Jul 15th 2005

Usa - North Carolina - Holden Beach, Brunswick County

Shark: [4.5' to 5'] shark

Victim: Chris Humphrey
Age/sex: 22 M
Activity: Swimming

Injury: Lacerations of left forearm

Aug 12th 2005

Usa - North Carolina - Carolina Beach off Texas Avenue, New Hanover County

Shark: 1.8 m [6'] shark

Victim: Chris O'Connor
Age/sex: 16 M
Activity: Surfing

Injury: Laceration on right wrist & crescent of puncture wounds on forearm