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Elin Nordegren's Billionaire Ex Chris Cline Dies In Bahamas Helicopter Crash

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Jul. 5 2019, Updated 1:56 p.m. ET

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Elin Nordegren's ex-boyfriend Chris Cline died in helicopter crash in the Bahamas on Thursday, July 4. The coal tycoon passed away at the age of 60 one day before his July 5 birthday.

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West Virginia Governor Jim Justice announced the devastating death on Twitter. “Today we lost a WV superstar and I lost a very close friend,” Jim tweeted.

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He continued, “Our families go back to the beginning of the Cline empire – Pioneer Fuel. Chris Cline built an empire and on every occasion was always there to give. What a wonderful, loving and giving man.”

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According to reports, seven passengers on the aircraft were confirmed dead.

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Elin, 39, dated the billionaire after her divorce from Tiger Woods was finalized in 2010.

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In 2016, Elin was spotted showing PDA with the Chris on a ski trip in Switzerland.

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The pair had a tumultuous had an on-again, off-again relationship over the years. The two broke up because they both had hectic schedules.

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The Swedish model is currently pregnant with her third child. The father is former NFL player Jordan Cameron.

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