Shark Attack Data

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Shark attack at Newport Aquarium, Newport in Kentucky, United States of America

GSAF Case # 2006.07.31.R
Date 31 Jul 2006
Country United States of America
Area Kentucky
Location Newport Aquarium, Newport
Activity Touching sharks
Name 12 people
Sex Unknown
Injury Minor injuries, similar to paper cuts from the captive sharks PROVOKED INCIDENTS
Species small catsharks
Investigator or Source Cincinatti News, 7/31/2006
Fatal? Not fatal
Incident Type Provoked