There have been a total of 7 shark attacks in Maryland. Out of those, 2 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 28.57%. 3 attacks came out of the blue while 4 have been provoked by humans.
|Assateague National Seashore||27-08-2014||Fishing||Lacerations to foot by hooked shark PROVOKED INCIDENT||NO||33yo Mathew Vickers|
|100 miles off Ocean City, Maryland, in 7000' of water||08-07-2002||Shortly after midnight||Mako shark, 400-lb||Shark Fishing||Drowned when caught in line and pulled overboard by hooked shark PROVOKED INCIDENT||YES||41yo Captain Billy Verbanas|
|Baltimore Aquarium||15-04-1991||09h55||7' female shark||Diving||Minor injury by captive shark PROVOKED INCIDENT||NO||a senior aquarist|
|North Beach||Swimming||Laceration to right lower leg||NO||13yo Philip Stanton|
|Tangier Sound, Somerset County||Remains recovered 5 days later||Fell overboard||FATAL||YES||William McFlood|
|Chester River||27-07-1873||Fishing (Seining)||Leg severely bitten by netted shark. Lower leg surgically amputated PROVOKED INCIDENT||NO||James Green|
|Patapsco River||30-08-1848||Swimming||Left leg severely bitten||NO||15yo William Haywood|