Lobster boats are tied to their moorings at Bailey Island, Maine. A woman was killed near the coast on Monday in a rare unprovoked shark attack. Photo: APLobster boats are tied to their moorings at Bailey Island, Maine. A woman was killed near the coast on Monday in a rare unprovoked shark attack. Photo: AP
Lobster boats are tied to their moorings at Bailey Island, Maine. A woman was killed near the coast on Monday in a rare unprovoked shark attack. Photo: AP

Great white shark kills US woman in rare attack

  • Julie Dimperio Holowach, 63, was swimming 9 to 12 metres from shore when she was bitten
  • Two kayakers jumped into water to get victim back to shore, but she was pronounced dead at the scene

Topic |   Animals
Lobster boats are tied to their moorings at Bailey Island, Maine. A woman was killed near the coast on Monday in a rare unprovoked shark attack. Photo: APLobster boats are tied to their moorings at Bailey Island, Maine. A woman was killed near the coast on Monday in a rare unprovoked shark attack. Photo: AP
Lobster boats are tied to their moorings at Bailey Island, Maine. A woman was killed near the coast on Monday in a rare unprovoked shark attack. Photo: AP
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