Maui, HI - 11 Nov 2006: Shark Attacks Swimmer

A man visiting Maui from Vancouver, BC., is said to be in stable condition after being attacked by an 8 foot shark.

"He was screaming, 'Shark!'" said Brad Quinto, the county's acting water safety captain for South Maui.

"He was swimming along when just all of a sudden it got him," the victim's twin brother said. "He pulled away and kicked it off, and it took off right away." The victim is in Hawaii for to serve as best man at a friend's wedding.

More information is available at the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and at Fox News.