Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry dies in helicopter crash

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By Andrea Dresdale

Matthew Eisman/WireImageTroy Gentry, one-half of the award-winning duo Montgomery Gentry, has died in a helicopter crash. He was 50 years old.

The duo’s Twitter account posted the news Friday afternoon:”It is with great sadness that we confirm that Troy Gentry, half of the popular country duo, Montgomery Gentry, was tragically killed in a helicopter crash which took place at approximately 1:00 p.m. today in Medford, New Jersey.”

The message continued, “The duo was scheduled to perform tonight at the Flying W Airport & Resort in Medford….details of the crash are …read more