Dramatic video reveals Anela Rezentes taking part in within the waves at Hawaii’s Kalama Seaside on Sunday when she turns and sees the shark transferring within the shallow waters simply inches behind her. In a panic, the younger lady turns round and runs towards the seaside.
“My soul left my physique,” Anela stated, in keeping with Honolulu’s KHON-TV. “I noticed a shark. I didn’t discover he was behind my again. So I actually wished to expire. I used to be actually scared.”
The lady’s mom, Sheri Gouveia, recorded the video of the encounter. She stated her daughter “was hysterical” when she got here out of the water.
“I used to be like, ‘Oh my gosh.’ So I ran up, however I used to be on the lookout for it however couldn’t see it. I didn’t understand it was really a shark. That’s what shocked me,” Gouveia added.
Consultants who regarded on the video informed KHON-TV it could have been a Blacktip shark, which sometimes seems for meals in shallow waters. They consider the shark was chasing fish as an alternative of concentrating on Rezentes.
Gouveia stated she is grateful her daughter remains to be alive.
“By no means, ever has one thing like this occurred earlier than. She’s just about right here each different weekend. I suppose there actually are angels watching over my angel,” Gouveia stated.