The men’s annual fishing trip took a terrifying turn in Coral Bay when the ten-foot predator tried to swallow their boat’s propeller.
Captain Matt Zen said he never in his “wildest dreams” expected a giant shark to take a bite out of his boat.
“He loved the bike and it hung there for a few minutes,” Zen said.
“We started to worry a little bit about how we were going to get it off.”
Another Fever Fishing charter man, Jarryd England, said the beast’s jaw “inhaled the entire propeller”.
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“And that’s a big engine,” he said.
All told, the terrifying boat bite lasted five minutes before the predator swam away — fishermen, sharks and motor unscathed.