Iconic rocker Tom Petty dead at 66

LOS ANGELES (TMZ.com) – Tom Petty was rushed to the hospital Sunday night after he was found unconscious, not breathing and in full cardiac arrest … law enforcement sources tell TMZ.

EMTs rushed to his Malibu home and were able to get a pulse. He was rushed to the UCLA Santa Monica Hospital and our sources say he was put on life support.  Family members later decided to stop life support.

Petty, who became famous with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers in 1978 with “Breakdown,” was 66.

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