The Maine Department of Marine Resource has identified the woman who died yesterday (July 27) from a shark attack near Bailey Island.
She is Julie Dimperio Holowach, 63, of New York City.
According to WGME, this would be the first fatal shark attack in Maine recorded history.
— Bangor Daily News (@bangordailynews) July 28, 2020
The Maine Dept. of Marine Resources Commissioner will conduct a press conference at noon to provide more information on the incident. We'll take that live on CBS 13 News @wgme
— Katie Sampson (@KatieWGME) July 28, 2020
BREAKING: Authorities say the woman killed in an apparent shark attack was a 63-year-old from New York City.https://t.co/BinK2SGXlb
— Marissa Bodnar (@MarissaWGME) July 28, 2020