Shark Attack Data

Shark Attacks: The Database

Shark attack at Kosi Bay in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

GSAF Case # 1972.01.01.b
Date 01 Jan 1971
Country South Africa
Area KwaZulu-Natal
Location Kosi Bay
Activity Sitting in shallows
Name Janie Pelser
Sex Female
Age 30
Injury Foot bitten
Time 20h00
Species Zambesi shark
Investigator or Source J. Bass & G. Hughes; J. Pelser, M. Levine, GSAF
Fatal? Not fatal
Incident Type Unprovoked