Canberra: Australian police have identified the 32-year-old American man who was killed in a shark attack off Australia`s southwest coast.
Police said in a statement on Sunday that George Thomas Wainwright of Texas was the man who was killed by a great white shark on Saturday while diving. Police did not say where his hometown is in Texas.
It was the third fatal shark attack off Australia`s southwest coast in recent weeks.
Wainwright had an Australian work visa and had been living in the west coast city of Perth.