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Shark attack in Perth’s Swan River leaves man seriously injured – The Guardian

The man in his 50s was bitten on the leg by a two to three-metre bull shark at Blackwall Reach in Bicton

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A man has been seriously injured after being bitten on the leg by a two to three-metre bull shark while swimming in Perths Swan River.
The man in his 50s was attacked at around 8am on Thursday morning at Blackwall Reach, a popular swimming area south of Perth known for its limestone cliffs.
He was rushed to Royal Perth hospital by St John Ambulance with serious injuries to his leg.
Western Australias fisheries department is investigating the rare attack.
A water police vessel was deployed to clear…

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