Great white shark

Boat captain sees sharks kill diver

The skipper of an abalone fishing boat watched in horror as one of his divers was taken by two great white sharks off South Australia's Eyre Peninsula late yesterday.

The search is resuming for the body of the man, who was taken out to sea by the sharks after being attacked as he returned to the boat.

The attack happened near Coffin Bay at the foot of the Eyre Peninsula, south of Perforated Island.

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