Shark sighting closes Salt Pond Beach Park

The Kauai Ocean Safety Bureau has temporarily closed Salt Pond Beach Park due to a shark sighting made Friday afternoon, according to the Public Information Office of the County of Kaua’i. Lifeguards spotted a gray reef shark at 2:50 p.m. The park will be closed while lifeguards consult with the state Department of Land and Natural Resources on an appropriate response.


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