Authorities say the 7-foot shark was thrashing to get free from the line for more than 40 minutes on Saturday before it bit a swimmer, who was treated at a hospital.
The unidentified swimmer was bitten just before 9:30 a.m., authorities said.
Did a shark photobomb a Manhattan Beach family Friday?
A man was killed Tuesday during an apparent shark attack off the coast near Vandenberg Air Force Base.
It’s not quite as dramatic as “Jaws”, but a rash of shark sightings has jittery beachgoers around the Southland thinking twice about going for a swim.