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Yesterday, we reported Alan Jackson’s 28-year-old son-in-law had died.

Now, new information has emerged regarding what happened to Ben Selecman.

Selecman, who was married to Jackson’s daughter, Mattie, reportedly fell last week while attempting to help a woman onto a boat.

Ben Selecman

Ben Selecman added a new photo - with Mattie Selecman.

The incident occurred in Florida.

According to the Tennessean, Selecman, who was an Assistant D.A. in Nashville, suffered severe head trauma as a result of the fall.

He was rushed to a hospital in West Palm Beach, but passed away on September 12.

A note on the country star’s website confirmed the heartbreaking news, and asked fans for prayers during this difficult time.

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