While on his way to perform a concert, Troy Gentry, one half of country duo Montgomery Gentry, was killed when a helicopter that he was on, crashed. The tragedy occurred 1pm EST on Friday in Medford, New Jersey.
He was to perform at the Flying W Airport & Resort in Medford tonight (September 8).
Gentry was 50 years old.
The Associated Press reports that he was pronounced dead at a hospital.
Below fans can find a post from his family.