Shark attack at Palm Beach, KZN, South Africa

Shark attack details: Palm Beach, KZN, 04-May-2011
Date of attack: May 4th 2011
Location: Palm Beach, KZN
Shark species: unknown
Name of victim: Trevor Burger
Age of victim: 37 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Spearfishing
Injury: Calf bitten

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