KIHEI, Hawaii – A man was attacked by a shark Saturday off a Maui beach, suffering lacerations to his leg and hand, authorities said.
Maui County spokeswoman Ellen Pelissero said the man, who is in his mid-20s, was attacked near Kihei. He was listed in stable condition at Maui Memorial.
Details on the attack and the identity of the victim weren't available.
As a precaution, authorities closed beaches about one mile in either direction of the attack.