New details have emerged regarding the August death of country music’s “storyteller” Tom T. Hall.
Hall was found deceased at his Franklin, Tennessee, home on August 20, 2021. At the time, no cause of death was given for the 85-year-old. An autopsy report obtained by PEOPLE states that Hall’s death was a suicide.
The Williamson County Medical Examiner’s report stated that EMS responded to a 911 call at 11:15 a.m. on Friday, August 20.
“Paramedics confirmed death at approximately 1133 hours, due to obvious injuries,” the report read.
Tom T. Hall’s son Dean confirmed the songwriter’s death last summer via social media, and no cause of death was given at that time.