A vacationer has misplaced an arm and a excursion information has misplaced their leg after a shark assault off the coast of Sharm el Sheikh.
The incident took place over the weekend when two vacationers – a Ukrainian mom and son – have been snorkelling with the excursion information in Ras Mohammed nationwide park.
The injured have been taken to a neighborhood medical institution and an preliminary investigation indicated 2m (6ft) lengthy Oceanic Whitetip shark used to be concerned.
Ukrainian officers say the 12-year-old boy is now in essential care – and in spite of surgical procedure, his arm may just now not be stored.
The Egyptian information has misplaced a leg and the mummy suffered minor accidents, consistent with an nameless native well being reliable.
The world the place the assault happened has been closed off.
Shark assaults are uncommon within the Crimson Sea house of Egypt – particularly prior to now few years.
In 2010 alternatively, there have been plenty of shark assaults that killed one Eu vacationer and significantly injured a number of others off Sharm el Sheikh.