Shark attack at Tampa Bay, Florida, Usa

Shark attack details: Tampa Bay, Florida, 07-Jun-1991
Date of attack: Jun 7th 1991
Location: Tampa Bay, Florida
Shark species: 2.7 m [9'] bull or lemon shark
Name of victim: Rick Le Prevost
Age of victim: 31 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Swimming behind sailboat
Injury: Left ankle, calf, thigh and abdomen bitten

View detailed report (PDF)

Map showing shark attack location and nearby incidents

Nearby shark attacks

2.7 m [9'] bull or lemon shark 2.7 m [9'] bull or lemon shark


Attacks by region

Attacks by location