Sad news to report that Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry has been confirmed dead in a helicopter crash this afternoon in Medford, NJ, according to Lex 18 TV.
There were two people killed in the accident, one being Troy Gentry. Eddie Montgomery was not on board at the time.
Troy Gentry was the father of two children. Please say a prayer for the family of Troy Gentry and the pilot of the helicopter.
— AP Eastern U.S. (@APEastRegion) September 8, 2017
— TMZ (@TMZ) September 8, 2017
I am in shock at the loss of my friend Troy Gentry @mgunderground Prayers for Angie and the whole family.
— Steve Wariner (@stevewariner) September 8, 2017
— Action News on 6abc (@6abc) September 8, 2017
Montgomery Gentry was planning on playing a show tonight. The show was cancelled immediately.