Montgomery Gentry’s Eddie Montgomery is mourning the loss of his son, Hunter. The 19-year-old died on Sunday, following an accident that had left him on life support in a Kentucky hospital.

“My son, Hunter, went to heaven today,”; Eddie Montgomery said in a statement to ET. “I appreciate all your prayers and love and thank you for giving us privacy as we grieve and say goodbye.”;

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Hunter had been engaged since Aug. 30, 2014, and he can be seen proposing to his fiancée in a sweet video shared by Dan Van Media.