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Deer Dies After Being 'Spooked By Elton's Helicopter'

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 8:45am 18th June 2015. (Updated at 8:54am 18th June 2015)

It is reported a deer has died after being accidentally spooked by Elton John's helicopter arriving in Cornwall.

The Sun says the creature ran into a road and was hit by a car after being scared by the noise.

The star was flying into the Eden Project for the first of his two gigs on Tuesday night.

A source told the paper: "It was just a freak accident. The pilot couldn't have known there was a deer there.

"It was clipped by the car, bounced into the air and then lay there dead. I don't know if Elton was told. It's not his fault, just very unlucky."

Six thousand people turned out to watch the star at each of his two nights in Cornwall.

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