11/10/2010 1:00 PM ET |
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Hamley the giraffe, one of the stars of the British kids show Wild at Heart was struck by lightening on monday.
This sad incident occurred while the crew was filming scenes at the Glen Afric reserve in South Africa. Hamley had already filmed his scenes for the upcoming season before he was struck by a bolt of lightning and died.
Producer, Nick Goding explained that everyone involved in the show is heartbroken. He said, "Hamley was a gentle, playful and charming animal. He will be greatly missed by everybody."
Aww, We will miss you Hamley!
[Image via AP Images.]
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