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Golfer Jimmy Walker Hits Bird with Tee Shot at Crowne Plaza Invitational

FORT WORTH, TX - MAY 23:  Jimmy Walker tees off on the 12th hole during Round Three of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial at the Colonial Country Club on May 24, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
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Tyler BrookeSenior Analyst IIMay 24, 2014

That's something you don't see every day.

During Round 2 of the Crowne Plaza Invitational on Friday, Jimmy Walker's tee shot on the 17th hole didn't go where he wanted it to. That was because his ball ended up hitting a bird in the air.

Fortunately, Walker's shot was still close enough to the fairway, and the bird was able to fly off.

[YouTube, h/t Deadspin]

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