Published: Friday, September 08, 2017 @ 7:11 PM
By: Kelcie Willis, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
— The country music community lost half of the duo Montgomery Gentry on Friday when Troy Gentry died in a helicopter crash.
A representative for Montgomery Gentry confirmed the news in a statement, saying Gentry, 50, was killed when an aircraft crashed in Medford, New Jersey.
Musicians and institutions in the country community and elsewhere expressed condolences and thoughts on Twitter: