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Bluegrass musician Jeff Austin dies

Officials hoping campgrounds will dry out before ROMP kicks off.
Officials hoping campgrounds will dry out before ROMP kicks off.
Updated: Jun. 26, 2019 at 8:03 AM CDT
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OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - Bluegrass musician Jeff Austin passed away on Monday, according to his official Facebook page.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of a beloved family member, mandolinist, singer, songwriter and...

Posted by Jeff Austin on Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Austin was set to perform at ROMP Fest 2019 this weekend in Owensboro, but announced last week he wouldn’t be able to make it due to a “medical emergency."

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