A boy has suffered arm, head and chest injuries right after remaining grabbed by a shark from a boat off Tasmania’s northwest.
The 10-12 months-old was taken to medical center on Friday afternoon next the attack off the coast in close proximity to Stanley.
“The boy … was aboard a six-metre vessel on a fishing expedition about 5km from shore with his father and two other adult males when a shark grabbed him from the boat,” Ambulance Tasmania said in a assertion.
The boy’s father jumped into the drinking water and the shark swam away, the assertion explained.
At the time of the assault the boy was sporting a life jacket. He endured cuts and is described to be in a steady issue.