Video shows surfer being 'wiped out' by a bass fish

Martin Connolly was catching some waves near his home when he was suddenly knocked off his board. He initially thought he had hit a branch or some seaweed. But after reviewing video footage filmed by his wife Annika, he was stunned to discover it was a bass that sent him sprawling. Martin, 45, of Bigbury on-sea, Devon, who runs a surf school, said: "I was enjoying a foil session at home, then all of a sudden I was abruptly flung from my board.