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Shark attack at Prince William Sound in Alaska, United States of America

GSAF Case # 2000.08.27.R
Date 27 Aug 2000
Country United States of America
Area Alaska
Location Prince William Sound
Activity Conducting research
Name Bruce Wright
Sex Male
Injury Leg bitten by netted shark PROVOKED INCIDENT
Species Salmon shark
Investigator or Source B.A. Wright
Fatal? Not fatal
Incident Type Provoked