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Nineteen-year-old son of country singer Eddie Montgomery dies in accident

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Country star Eddie Montgomery's 19-year-old son is dead after an accident.

The singer, who is half of the duo Montgomery Gentry, didn't share details of Hunter Montgomery's accident.

He says the incident left his son, Hunter, on life support at a Kentucky hospital.

In a statement Montgomery said, "My son Hunter went to heaven today. I appreciate all your prayers and love....and thank you for giving us privacy as we grieve and say goodbye."

Hunter Montgomery was engaged, and a few months ago, became a father to a baby boy.

Funeral arrangements are pending

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