A Lexington, KY television station is reporting, and Average Joes Entertainment has confirmed, that a helicopter crash at the Flying W Airport in Medford, NJ has claimed the life of Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry. The accident occurred around 1p (ET) today. Eddie Montgomery was not on-board the helicopter at the time of the accident.
The band was slated to perform a concert at the airport this evening, but the show was canceled immediately following the accident and before the identity of the victim was released. The identity of a second passenger on board has not yet been released.
It is with great sadness that we confirm that Troy Gentry, half of the popular country duo, Montgomery Gentry, was…
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