Shark Attack Data

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Shark attack at Spanish Cay in Abaco Islands, Bahamas

GSAF Case # 2009.07.31
Date 31 Jul 2009
Country Bahamas
Area Abaco Islands
Location Spanish Cay
Activity Spearfishing
Name Derek Mitchell
Sex Male
Age 14
Injury Lacerations to calf
Species Bull shark
Investigator or Source
Fatal? Not fatal
Incident Type Unprovoked