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Man attacked by shark at Bicton’s Blackwall Reach in rare attack in Swan River – PerthNow

A man has been rushed to hospital after he was attacked by a shark at the popular swimming spot Blackwall Reach in Bicton — believed to be the first attack in the…

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A man in his 50s is in a critical but stable condition after he was rushed to Royal Perth Hospital this morning following a shark attack in the Swan River at the popular swimming spot Blackwall Reach in Bicton.
In what is thought to be the first shark attack in the Swan River in nearly 50 years, the swimmer is believed to have been bitten by a bull shark at about 7.58am this morning.
It is understood the man was rescued by a couple of kayakers who rushed to his aid and wrapped a tourniquet around…

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