(CBS SF) — Great White sharks are thought of as one of the world’s most feared predators, but documentary filmmakers say the tables have been turned after a nearly 10-foot shark was eaten by another sea creature in the waters off Australia.
The shark’s locator tag washed ashore, revealing that it had been dragged to the bottom of the ocean in a matter of seconds.READ MORE: Stolen RV Pursuit Ends In Horrific San Ramon Crash
“The question that came not only to my mind, but everyone’s mind that was involved was, what did that?” filmmaker David Riggs said.READ MORE: Torrential Rains Ease 'Exceptional' Drought Conditions In Marin County
Evidence suggests that the tag had been inside another animal.
“That tag was thirty degrees warmer than the water in which it was swimming,” John McCosker, Senior Scientist at the California Academy of Science said.MORE NEWS: Flight Attendant Attacked By Passenger, Flight From New York's JFK To John Wayne Airport Diverts To Denver
No one saw exactly what happened to the shark in Australia.