Shark attack at Adventure Aquarium, Camden, New Jersey, Usa

Shark attack details: Adventure Aquarium, Camden, New Jersey, 05-Dec-2009
Date of attack: Dec 5th 2009
Location: Adventure Aquarium, Camden, New Jersey
Shark species: 8' sandTiger shark
Name of victim: Robert Large
Age of victim: 58 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Diving
Injury: Lacerations & puncture wounds to right calf & ankle when diver accidentally backed into the shark PROVOKED INCIDENT

View detailed report (PDF)

Map showing shark attack location and nearby incidents

Nearby shark attacks

8' sandtiger shark 8' sandTiger shark


Attacks by region

Attacks by location