Troy Gentry, a member of the country duo Montgomery Gentry, has died following a helicopter crash in Medford, New Jersey, reports TMZ. He was 50 years old.
The duo, which also includes Eddie Montgomery, was scheduled to perform at the Flying W Airport & Resort in Medford on Friday night.
A message on the group’s website confirmed the news, adding, “Troy Gentry's family wishes to acknowledge all of the kind thoughts and prayers, and asks for privacy at this time.”
Troy is survived by his wife and two children.