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Shark Attack Victim stable

Craig Bovin a 34 year old father of three is said to be in a stable condition in a Cape Town Hospital following being attacked Tuesday by a 4 metre long (12ft) Ragged Tooth Shark whilst snorkelling off Scarborough Beach, South Africa.

Bovin underwent a four hour operation Tuesday night. During the attack he tried to fend off the shark and his right arm somehow got down into the sharks throat and he lost a lot of flesh from his right forearm.

Beaches in the area remain closed as spotter planes continue to monitor sharks in the vacinity . Last Saturday Great White Sharks were seen and water temperatures in the area hover around 15 degress which suits the Great White Shark.

Malcolm James
Malcolm James
Malcolm is the former Scuba Editor of DeeperBlue.com. He is a cameraman with Fox News.

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