WATCH: Jackass star attacked by shark as stunt goes horribly wrong

A star of the TV show Jackass has been bitten by a shark when a wakeboarding stunt went wrong.

Jackass star Sean McInerney was filming for the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week when he failed to land a wakeboard jump in shark-infested waters.

In the footage McInerney, also known as Poopies, is shown attempting to jump a ramp on his wakeboard before falling into the water.

McInerney suffered a bite to his hand, leaving him with both artery and tendon damage, reports. McInerney adds: “I knew there was a chance I was going to get bit by a shark, but I didn’t think it was going to happen. I don’t blame the sharks at all. I mean, I was in their living room, and it was dinnertime.”

Earlier this month, MIN also reported on the parasailor who was caught up in another shark attack.

Images and video courtesy of Discovery Channel.

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