American attacked by shark on Abaco
An American tourist was bitten by a shark in waters off Nippers Beach, Guana Cay, Thursday evening, police reported.
Police said the 32-year-old victim, who is from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, was snorkeling when he was bitten by the shark.
Police said officers and paramedics on Marsh Harbour, Abaco, met the victim at the Marsh Harbour dock and transported him to the local clinic where he was treated by doctors.
The victim was transported to New Providence on an emergency flight for further treatment, police reported.