Montgomery radio host, musician Ben Hagler dies Christmas night

Ben Hagler
[Photo Credit: Ben Hagler on Facebook]

Montgomery, Ala. radio personality and musician Ben Hagler died on Christmas Day while with his family. He was 47.

According to the Montgomery Area Musicians Association on Facebook, he told his family he wasn’t feeling well and went to lay down. When they checked on him an hour or so later and he was unresponsive. Paramedics and ER were unable to revive him.

Hagler worked for the Bluewater Broadcasting radio station group. At the time of his passing he was a host for 107.1 The Vault and 104.9 The Gump.

“Please keep Ben’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers as they and our entire community mourns this crushing loss,” the Montgomery Area Musicians Association posted.