Vacationers on the beach of Myrtle Beach in South Carolina have witnessed an incredible sight. Before their eyes, a bird of prey lifted a fish into the air, in shape very similar to a shark.
— Tracking Sharks (@trackingsharks) June 30, 2020
The video with an unusual incident gained 17 million views in 2 days on Twitter.
As experienced fishermen have determined, the fish most likely belongs to one of the species of elops. They grow up to a meter in length and have a sharp fin on their backs. And the bird turned out to be an osprey, The Post clarifies regarding ornithologists.