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A man was attacked and rushed to the hospital after being attacked by a shark in the waters off of Lovers Point, police confirmed on Wednesday.The victim was swimming near Lovers Point Beach in Pacific Grove when he was attacked. Nearby kayakers and paddleboarders rushed to his aid. Related | What is the ‘Red Triangle’ and how common are Central Coast shark attacks?Video (watch above) shows people flocking to the shark attack victim and bringing him back to shore. The video below shows people pulling the man onto the beach and begin first aid. The man suffered major injuries, both to the stomach and the leg, city officials reportedPacific Grove beaches will be closed until Saturday, June 25, 2022. Asilomar State Beach remains open.Shark attacks are an uncommon occurrence, estimated at 1 in 11.5 million, but if you’re attacked by a great white shark you’re most likely on California’s Central Coast. A plurality, near 38%, of all great white shark attacks happen in an area of the Pacific Ocean between Marina County and Big Sur.26-year-old man killed in shark attack off Santa Cruz County coast (2020)

A man was attacked and rushed to the hospital after being attacked by a shark in the waters off of Lovers Point, police confirmed on Wednesday.

The victim was swimming near Lovers Point Beach in Pacific Grove when he was attacked. Nearby kayakers and paddleboarders rushed to his aid.

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Related | What is the ‘Red Triangle’ and how common are Central Coast shark attacks?

Video (watch above) shows people flocking to the shark attack victim and bringing him back to shore.

The video below shows people pulling the man onto the beach and begin first aid.

The man suffered major injuries, both to the stomach and the leg, city officials reported

Pacific Grove beaches will be closed until Saturday, June 25, 2022. Asilomar State Beach remains open.

Shark attacks are an uncommon occurrence, estimated at 1 in 11.5 million, but if you’re attacked by a great white shark you’re most likely on California’s Central Coast. A plurality, near 38%, of all great white shark attacks happen in an area of the Pacific Ocean between Marina County and Big Sur.


26-year-old man killed in shark attack off Santa Cruz County coast (2020)

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