2 men seriously injured in separate Hawaii shark attacks

OAHU, HI (FOX News) - Two men were seriously injured Saturday in separate shark attacks off the Hawaiian island of Oahu, authorities said.

Shortly before noon, a 44-year-old man was wounded Saturday after what appeared to be a shark attack in the waters off Lanikai beach in Oahu, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported.

The victim and another man, whose age is unknown, were swimming to shore from the Mokulua Islands when the shark attacked, the newspaper reported. The attack happened about 50 to 100 yards from shore, the Honolulu Fire Department said.

The victim was injured in his lower legs, but the other man did not sustain any injuries, the Star-Advertiser reported.

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