Andy Griffith Dies at age 86

Submitted Tue, 07/03/2012 - 11:02am by Anonymous (not verified)

It has been confirmed that TV legend and beloved actor, Andy Griffith, has died at the age of 86.

Griffith was rushed to a North Carolina hospital by an EMS team after they were called to his Roanoke home this morning. The actor’s close friend, former UNC President Bill Friday, confirmed the news to several sources, including TMZ and a local NBC affiliate. 

The details surrounding the cause of his death were not immediately available.

R.I.P. Andy.