Shark attack at Balintore Bay, Easter Ross, Scotland

Shark attack details: Balintore Bay, Easter Ross, Reported 02-Jun-2008
Date of attack: June 2nd 2008
Location: Balintore Bay, Easter Ross
Shark species: Basking shark
Name of victim: 12' boat, 2 occupants
Sex of victim:
Activity: Fishing
Injury: No injury to occupants; shark struck their boat

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