A woman died after suffering the amputation of his leg due to a shark attack on Melaque beach, Jalisco.
Sources from the San Patricio Melaque Civil Protection Unit confirmed the incident to MILLENNIUM. However, they had to investigate whether the aggressor animal Was it a shark or a crocodile?. Confirming shortly after by the city council about the presence of the shark.
“The eyewitness He says it was a shark, but no one saw it, so that is not confirmed; What is certain is that the female suffered the amputation of one of his limbs, and then he died,” they said.
The incident occurred around 11:00 a.m. near the spa and cooperative’s water park. Farallon Point in the community of the municipality of Cihuatlan.
Through its social networks, the municipal government of La Huerta, in Jalisco, reported the presence of a shark on the southern coast of the state. They issued a precautionary alert for citizens and tourists who want to visit the beach.
“He municipal government de la Huerta reports that, given the events that occurred on the coast of the municipality of Cihuatlán, Jalisco, the shark presence on the southern coast of Jalisco, which is why we ask you to take precautions local citizens and tourists to this fact.”
On their social networks, Civil protection of the spa announced the suspension of a swimming event scheduled for today.
“Extraordinary event, forces organizers to suspend eventafter the shark attack on a tourist in front of the Punta Farallón Aquatic Park and Cooperative in Playa Melaque, San Patricio, Mpio de Cihuatlán, Jalisco”.