WELLFLEET, MASS. (WHDH) - Massachusetts State Police are warning swimmers to use caution after their airwing spotted a “large white shark” near swimmers off Cape Cod on Tuesday afternoon.
Troopers in the helicopter say they spotted the shark off Newcomb Hollow Beach on the Truro-Wellfleet line.
Local authorities were notified about the sighting.
Lifeguards scrambled to evacuate everyone from the water.
Arthur Medici, 26, of Revere, was killed in a shark attack off Newcomb Hollow Beach last summer.
Life-saving measures were attempted on the beach before he was taken to Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis, where he was pronounced dead.
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