Tom Petty Dead At 66 After Massive Cardiac Arrest – Official Statement

Music legend Tom Petty has died after suffering cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu Monday morning. He was 66.

One of his daughters Kimberly Violette Petty confirmed the news on her Instagram early Tuesday.

Official statement:

On behalf of the Tom Petty family we are devastated to announce the untimely death of of our father, husband, brother, leader and friend Tom Petty. He suffered cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu in the early hours of this morning and was taken to UCLA Medical Center but could not be revived. He died peacefully at 8:40p.m. PT surrounded by family, his bandmates and friends.


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