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