Shark attack at Leigh, North Island, New Zealand

Shark attack details: Leigh, North Island, 20-Mar-1967
Date of attack: Mar 20th 1967
Location: Leigh, North Island
Shark species: unknown
Name of victim: Peter Clark
Age of victim: 21 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Freediving
Injury: Abrasions to lower leg Recorded as PROVOKED INCIDENT

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