ORLEANS (CBS) – A fishing boat captain captured an incredible sight on camera as a great white shark went airborne to grab a bite to eat on Saturday off the coast of Orleans.
Hap Farrell, a captain with Stunmai II Sportfishing, had his camera rolling while his passengers reeled in a fish in Rock Harbor.READ MORE: Man Tried To Abduct 16-Year-Old Girl In Falmouth, Police Say
With the fish still on the line, a shark can be seen leaving the water with the fish in its mouth.READ MORE: Lawmakers, State Leaders Fight Over Drawing Precinct Lines
“It’s not an uncommon thing,” said Farrell, who added that nearly every day on the water he spots sharks trying to turn his passengers’ catches into lunch.
“I just happened to have my camera rolling,” Farrell added.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus State Of Emergency Ends In New Hampshire
The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy shared Farrell’s footage, calling it “incredible video.”