December 18, 2008
Fisherman lands 663-pound hammerhead shark
A fisherman seeking out marine life off the coast of Volusia County, Fla., said he caught a 663-pound hammerhead shark.
The commercial fisherman said the shark, which measured more than 13 feet in length, was reeled in Wednesday, WESH-TV, Orlando, Fla., reported Thursday.
Experts said hammerhead sharks can grow to reach lengths of more than 20 feet.