Shark attack closes Margaret River pro surfing event

Man in his 30s taken to Royal Perth hospital after being bitten on the leg off Gracetown in Western Australia

A man has been bitten by a shark off the coast of Western Australia, prompting authorities to close down the nearby Margaret River Pro international surfing event.

The man, in his 30s, was flown to Royal Perth hospital with leg injuries, but was conscious, St John Ambulance said.

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Source: theguardian
Shark attack closes Margaret River pro surfing event