Dr. Dave Martin



Age: 66


Summary: retired veterinarian who was fatally attacked by what authorities believe was a great white shark while swimming with a group of nine triathletes offshore at San Diego County's Tide Beach after he sustained a single bite across both thighs but no one else was injured, in which the last fatal unprovoked shark attack in California took place in 2004.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a shark attack


Born: January 29, 1942


Died: April 25, 2008


Location: Solana Beach, California