According to the sources he was killed by in a freak accident while filming,
apparently a stingray barb went through his chest.
this occurred this morning at Batt Reef off port Douglas in queensland,
its quite shocking really, he was 44, and leaves his Wife and children behind, along with a legacy of his australia park and his love him or hate him personality, he certainly did a lot for both the people and wildlife of queensland.
Crikey! what a way to go.
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Comment by chiefie, on 4-Sep-2006 17:10
As I posted in Juha's blog...
I can't believe this until I did Google News search.
Sounds pretty real to me now and CRIKEY! That's a damn!