Tragically, Troy Gentry, one-half of the country music duo Mongomery Gentry, was killed in a helicopter crash Friday, September 8. He was 50 years old.
In a statement from Montgomery Gentry’s Twitter account, “Troy Gentry’s family wishes to acknowledge all of the kind thoughts and prayers.”
The statement also said the crash “took place at approximately 1:00 pm,” and “details of the crash are unknown.” The duo were scheduled to perform tonight in Medford, New Jersey at Flying W Airport & Resort.
Troy Gentry is survived by his wife, Angie, and his two daughters Kaylee and Taylor.