Newcomb Hollow Beach Closed after Buoy Detects Tagged Shark

WELLFLEET – Newcomb Hollow Beach in Wellfleet was closed again Tuesday morning due to shark activity.

According to the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy’s Sharktivity app, the beach was closed around 9:20 a.m. after a buoy was pinged by a tagged great white shark.

The beach was closed for at least an hour, pending any further sightings.

Newcomb Hollow was closed Monday morning after a shark sighting. Several other beaches on the Outer Cape were closed throughout Monday for shark activity.

For the latest alerts, download the Sharktivity app.

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Brian Merchant grew up in Central Massachusetts and now lives in South Dennis on the Cape. He has been part of the news team in the CapeCod.com NewsCenter since the spring of 2014. He studied radio broadcasting at the University of Tennessee.



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