Shark attack at Big Pine Key, Monroe County, Florida, Usa

Shark attack details: Big Pine Key, Monroe County, Florida, 22-Jul-2000
Date of attack: July 22nd 2000
Location: Big Pine Key, Monroe County, Florida
Shark species: 1.5 m [5'] nurse shark
Name of victim: Andrea Nani
Age of victim: 45 years old
Sex of victim: F
Activity: Snorkeling
Injury: Leg pinched

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