We have some very sad news this afternoon as Troy Gentry, one-half of the popular country music group Montgomery Gentry, was killed in a helicopter crash Friday, along with one other person.
The accident happened around noon at Flying W Airport in Medford, New Jersey, per LEX 18 in Lexington. Eddie Montgomery was not on board.
The duo was set to play at Flying W Airport & Resort at 5:00 pm today.
Gentry, 50, was a Lexington native and the father of two children.
— Montgomery Gentry (@mgunderground) September 8, 2017