Shark bites teen surfer`s legs off Hawaii

Hawaii authorities say a shark has left a 16-year-old surfer with injuries on both legs. It`s the second shark attack in the state in less than a week.

Last Updated: Aug 19, 2013, 22:00 PM IST

Hilo (Hawaii): Hawaii authorities say a shark has left a 16-year-old surfer with injuries on both legs. It`s the second shark attack in the state in less than a week.
The Hawaii County Fire Department says the boy was bitten on Sunday afternoon.

The boy`s condition isn`t clear. A call to a hospital spokeswoman was not immediately returned.

On Wednesday, a shark bit off the arm of a 20-year-old German tourist who was snorkeling.

PTI