A 20-year-old man was this afternoon bitten
by a shark while surfing off-shore in Muizenberg Beach.
Spokesperson Craig Lambinon said the incident happened when the shark siren was in the process of being
The Muizenberg Beach has been closed and bather and surfers along the False
Bay coastline are urged to exercise caution.
Lambinon said on arrival on scene the man
was found to be in a stable condition and he has been treated for multiple
lacerations to his lower limps including avulsions to his left thigh.
“He has been airlifted to a hospital in a
stable condition by the Skymed helicopter.” Lambinon added.
Labels: A man injured after being bitten by a shark at Muizenberg Beach