Picture Taken From Willie Spence’s Twitter Page The American Idol season 19 runner-up Willie Spence passed away on Tuesday at around 4 p.m. following an automobile accident. According to NBC News , Tuesday in Marion County, East Tennessee. He was 23.

Authorities and NBC News claim that at the 147-mile milestone, Spences 2019 Jeep Cherokee veered off the road and collided with the rear of a tractor-trailer that was stopped on the shoulder east of Interstate 24.

According to NBC News, both Spence and the tractor-driver trailer’s were buckled up.

NBC News continued by stating that Spence was declared dead at the site and that Marion County Medical Examiner Barbara ONeal determined the cause of death to be multisystem trauma resulting from a car accident.

From the American Idols Twitter page: We are heartbroken over the loss of Willie Spence, a cherished member of our American Idol family. He was an exceptional performer who brought light to any space he visited and will be much missed. We offer our condolences to his family.

We are heartbroken over the loss of Willie Spence, a cherished member of our American Idol family. He was an exceptional performer who brought light to any space he visited and will be much missed. We offer our condolences to his family. pic.twitter.com/QWrWqf7qQN

Twitter: @AmericanIdol October 12, 2022
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