But TMZ‘s source says the singer isn’t expected to make it through the day, adding he is still alive and clinging on.
We’ll continue to update you with new details.
Tom Petty has passed away at the age of 66.
The Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers frontman suffered a cardiac arrest on October 1, and despite being rushed to the hospital, he has been revealed to have succumbed to it on Monday.
CBS News confirmed his passing, sharing:
JUST IN: Rocker Tom Petty is dead at 66, Los Angeles Police Department confirms to CBS News pic.twitter.com/XJp3mc69Rl
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ CBS News (@CBSNews) October 2, 2017
He would have been 67 on October 20.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the singer’s family and loved ones during this difficult time.
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