Get Steve Irwin Death Cameraman Background. They've got venom on their barb, so, i'm sure, it was excruciatingly painful, lyons explained of irwin being attacked by a stingray. Justin lyons was in the water with irwin when he was killed by a stingray eight years ago and told how the sting ray stabbed his mate 'hundreds of times', including one blow that punctured his heart.
Justin lyons, a underwater cameraman irwin called his best friend and right hand man described his furious attempts to save the crocodile hunter's life after he was attacked by an eight foot stingray in. The cameraman who was with steve irwin when he died has spoken for the first time about his death. In a lengthy interview, lyons shared details of steve irwin's death and his final words, and also revealed the fate of the video that showed his death.
While filming an underwater documentary called ocean's deadliest at batt reef, near port douglas, queensland, australia, the famed television personality and his cameraman justin.
Steve irwin passed away on sept. Steve irwin with his wife and kids in 2006. According to colleague john stainton, irwin came up over the top of the stingray. Cameraman recounts death of 'crocodile hunter'.