American Tourist bitten by shark, airlifted to New Providence…

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ABACOS| BAHAMAS PRESS is reporting a second shark attack of an American male comes just days after a young college student died off Rose Island after being attacked by sharks in the area..

BP can tell you that on Thursday 4th July 2019, around 5:30pm police on Guana Cay, in the Abacos became aware of another shark bite incident, involving a 32-year-old male American guest to the island, who was vacationing from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The victim was an occupant on board a 41 ft. Bahama Craft along with two other Americans, snorkeling in waters off Nippers Beach, Guana Cay, when he was bitten by a shark.

Officers and EMS personnel on Marsh Harbour, quickly responded and met the injured victim at the Marsh Harbour Dock.

He was transported to the Marsh Harbour Clinic and was treated by doctor for his injuries. At 8:55pm, the victim was then transported via Emergency Flight to New Providence for further medical treatment.

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