Awful. I only saw the show once or twice, but a more likeable croc-wrangler we’ll never meet.

The fatal stingray strike was caught on camera, thus completing the parallel to “Grizzly Man.”

Here’s the kind of guy he was. Read Jack M.’s tribute at Ace’s site, too. It’ll break your heart.

Update: RightWinged asked below for video of his appearance on Fox & Friends. Here it is.