Shark attack at Tillamook Head, Clatsop County, Oregon, Usa

Shark attack details: Tillamook Head, Clatsop County, Oregon, 24-Dec-2005
Date of attack: December 24th 2005
Location: Tillamook Head, Clatsop County, Oregon
Shark species: Great white shark
Name of victim: Brian Anderson
Age of victim: 30 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Surfing
Injury: Lacerations to ankle & calf

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