Fatal shark attack at Jeffreys Bay

The man was snorkelling next to Albatros Beach on Friday afternoon when the attack took place.

A man has lost his life after being attacked by a shark in Jeffreys Bay, Eastern Cape. Picture: EWN

CAPE TOWN - A man has died after being bitten by a shark in Jeffreys Bay in the Eastern Cape.

It is believed the man, who has not yet been identified, snorkelled next to Albatros Beach on Friday afternoon.

The National Sea Rescue Institute's Craig Lambinon says, "His remains were recovered from the water. Police are investigating."