Powered by

Danger In The Oceans

Sep 22, 2018 - Providence Journal

Are there two more chilling words along the Eastern Seaboard than “shark attack”?

They evoke visions of swimmers scattering in panic, beachgoers screaming and rescuers performing emergency aid. It’s a scenario we know best from the movies, but last weekend, it became a deadly reality on Cape Cod.

Arthur Medici, a 26-year-old engineering student who was boogie boarding off Wellfleet, became the first person killed by a shark off Massachusetts in more than eight decades. Horrifie...