Hammerhead bumps fishing boat in surf near Pensacola

Hammerhead bumps fishing boat in surf near Pensacola

PENSACOLA, FL (WVUE) - Video captures a close encounter with a massive hammerhead shark in the surf near Pensacola, Florida.

Angler Fed Moore captured the video Saturday along Pensacola Pass near Fort McRee, according to Moore's Facebook page. He was fishing in the Perdido Key area when the shark approached his boat.

The hammerhead was swimming in the surf when it spotted Moore's fishing boar. The shark approached the boat, bumping into the boat's trolling motor. Moore estimates the shark was 10-feet long.

The video was uploaded to Facebook on Saturday. It has since receive over 53,000 views and has been shared more than 800 times.

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