French tourist killed by shark off island of Réunion

Posted on July 15, 2013 • Filed under: France, Shark Attack, Tourist Killed

The BBC reports that a teenage girl has been killed by a shark while swimming off the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean. The 15-year-old victim, a French holidaymaker, was attacked on Monday while snorkelling a few metres from the shore at Saint-Paul on the west coast, local officials say. It is the second fatal shark attack near the island so far this year. Read article

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