Hammerhead shark surprises fishermen off Fire Island Inlet

A group of anglers fishing for fluke at the Fire Island Reef got a rare glimpse of a hammerhead shark Sunday morning. The fishermen, three in all, were about two miles south of the Fire Island Inlet at about 9 a.m. when the shark swam up to Captain Michael Patrick’s 24-foot Silverhawk, which he charters and uses privately. … Continue reading Hammerhead shark surprises fishermen off Fire Island Inlet