WA beach closed after fatal shark attack

The West Australian beach at the centre of a fatal shark attack, remains closed.

A 17-year-old girl was surfing with her dad when she was mauled on the south coast, near Esperance on Easter Monday.

It’s been reported that her mother and other family members were watching helplessly from the beach.


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The teenager was taken to hospital but died of her injuries a short time later.

The beach will remain closed for at least 48 hours.

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