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Australian television personality and environmentalist Steve Irwin has died in a marine accident in north Queensland, Australian state government sources say.
According to Australian Associated Press the 44-year-old is believed to have been killed by a stingray barb that went through his chest.
He was filming an underwater documentary off Port Douglas when the accident occurred says AAP.