A shark upturn in waters off Mass. More encounters as great whites surge ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Two kayakers managed to escape unscathed after a great white shark took a bite out of one of their boats. Mass. State Police Two women were rescued from the water after a shark attack near Manomet Point. Mass. State Police The harbormaster and his crew aided the women in a 29-foot boat. Plymouth Fire Department A great white shark took a bite out of a kayaker’s boat Wednesday evening. Mass. State Police Officials realized what had happened when they saw the bite marks on one of the kayaks. Mass. State Police A closer view of the marks left by the shark. Mass. State Police Plymouth officials closed public beaches in town Thursday. WCVB-TV Another view of the bite mark from the shark. WCVB-TV Harbormaster officials rescued the two female kayakers, who were in their mid-20s. Plymouth Fire Department An ambulance was at the scene after the incident.