There have been a total of 1 shark attacks in Off South American coast. Out of those, 1 have unfortunately been fatal which brings the percentage of fatal attacks to 100.00%. 0 attacks came out of the blue while 1 have been provoked by humans.
|Dutch merchant ship Zaandam torpedoed by the U-174 amidships, sank & dozens of survivors took to rafts & boats. One man, Izzi, who drifted 83 days on a raft related that sharks attacked many men in the water when the ship went down||FATAL||YES|