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Great White Shark Caught Breaching Off Wellfleet

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Researchers from the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy got the shock of their lives when a great white breached the water right next to their research boat off the coast of Wellfleet.

"Holy crap! It dove right out of the water!" yells the captain.

On its YouTube post, the conservancy said it's rare for the sharks to breach.

"White sharks are wild and unpredictable animals," they said.

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