Shark attack at Croatan Beach, Virginia, Usa

Shark attack details: Croatan Beach, Virginia, July 1991
Date of attack: Jul 1st 1991
Location: Croatan Beach, Virginia
Shark species: Shark involvement not confirmed
Name of victim: Michael Hootman
Age of victim: 13 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Boogie boarding
Injury: Severe laceration to foot

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