Legendary Musician Tom Petty Has Died At Age 66

More sad news today, as legendary rock musician Tom Petty has died at the age of 66.

Update: CBS says LAPD cannot confirm Petty’s death at this point.

Per the TMZ report:

Tom Petty was rushed to the hospital Sunday night after he was found unconscious, not breathing and in full cardiac arrest … law enforcement sources tell TMZ.

EMTs rushed to his Malibu home and were able to get a pulse. He was rushed to the UCLA Santa Monica Hospital and our sources say he was put on life support.

A later update confirmed:

We’re told after Petty got to the hospital he had no brain activity and a decision was made to pull life support.

More on this as the story develops.

Earlier this year, we lost Chris Cornell, followed by Chester Bennington, in what marks a very sad year for music.