Roy Garber Dies; Shipping Wars Star Was 49

by at . Comments

Roy Garber, a star on A&E's Shipping Wars, passed away Friday after suffering a heart attack in Texas.

He was 49 years old.

Roy Garber on Shipping Wars

According the reality star's girlfriend (via TMZ), Garber was taken to a hospital following the incident, though doctors were unable to save him.

Family members say Garber had been stuck with a heart condition for awhile.

Said the series via Facebook: "We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family. Our thoughts are with Roy's loved ones during this difficult time. He will be missed."

Shipping Wars tracks carriers who transport unusual items and it had just wrapped its fifth season.

Garber was the owner/operator of Arbie's Team Transport in New Hampshire and he was one of the top earners in the country. We send our condolences to his loved ones.