A great white shark attacked a kayak off Manomet Point, Wednesday evening.
According to an Assistant Plymouth Harbormaster, the shark flipped the boat. A second person in a separate kayak also turned over.
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A person on the beach heard their screams and rendered assistance, the harbormaster
reported. Both kayakers were rescued and are reported to be OK.
While the harbormaster assisted the kayakers, a state police helicopter circled the area looking for the shark.
Two White Horse Beach residents confirmed that an announcement was heard from the helicopter that a shark had been sighted.
the Massachusetts Department of Fisheries confirmed the shark was a great white.
This is the second time today a shark has been sighted off Manomet.