Fatal Shark Attack in Reunion IslandHelmut Nickel, Shark Year Magazine, 20. September 2011.
According to the information site zinfos974, Mathieu Schiller (32) was fatally attacked by a shark while surfing in Saint Gilles, Reunion Island, on September 19th.
The incident occurred off the Boucan Canot beach at about 3.30 pm.
The body has not been recovered yet, the search for the victim will resume tomorrow morning.
It’s the fourth shark attack ( 2nd fatality ) this year in the waters of Reunion Island.
Local authorities have decided to take ‘drastic measures’ to prevent further shark attacks.
Source and Video (below): zinfos974.com