Sad news American Idol runner-up Willie Spence dies in car accident

Let us tell you that singer Willie Spence, who was the runner-up in season 19 of American Idol last year, has passed away.

He died in a car accident, he was 23 years old.

According to reports received, the Douglas, Tennessee native was killed after being involved in a motor vehicle accident.

Singer-songwriter and fellow American Idol runner-up Katherine McPhee confirmed the news on Tuesday, October 11.

She further wrote I got very sad news tonight," who performed a duet with Spence during the season 19 finale.

He died in a car accident. He was only 23 years old.

He also wrote that life is so unfair and nothing is ever promised.

Also, he wrote, may God give peace to your soul.

I loved singing with you and knowing you."