Man dies after his arm is ripped off by a shark while swimming

Man dies after his arm is ripped off by a shark while swimming



A young surfer has died after his arm was ripped off by a shark on a New South Wales beach in Australia.



The man, who was in his late 20s, was attacked by the shark while swimming off Emerald Beach in Coffs Harbour at about 10.45am on Sunday.



The man was heard shouting, 'Help me,' before brave locals got to him on the shore where they performed CPR before paramedics arrived.



NSW Ambulance Inspector Chris Wilson described how the young man's arm was torn off and his back covered in lacerations.



'A male in his approximate late 20s, sustained significant injuries to his upper body, which has resulted in major bl — I can't even say that,' the paramedic stuttered.



'It was a devastating for everybody on the beach this morning.Latest Post
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