Craig Morgan's son missing after inner tubing accident

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Country music singer Craig Morgan's 19-year-old son, Jerry Greer, is missing after an inner tubing accident on Sunday.

The recent high school grad was tubing at Kentucky Lake in Humphreys County, Tennessee, when he and another teenager collided. The two were reportedly being pulled by a boat. While both boys were reportedly wearing life jackets, one of the boys, Morgan's son, did not resurface, WSMV-TV reports.

The incident occurred around 4 p.m. on Sunday.

Authorities worked throughout the evening to try and locate Morgan's son.

Morgan and his wife, Karen Greer, are asking for privacy as recovery efforts are underway to locate their son.

"The family is grateful for everyone's support and prayers and requests privacy during this difficult time," the family said in a statement.

Rob Edwards, Chief Deputy from the Humphreys County Sheriffs Office, told E! News that the investigation is ongoing. "Jerry and another man were on a raft being pulled by a boat. They were thrown from the raft and Jerry never resurfaced. He was wearing a life jacket at the time but went under. We are currently searching for him with several boats. We will update you once we know more," he says in the statement. "The Tennessee Wildlife Recourses Agency is conducting the investigation as to what happened that led up to these events."

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According to his Twitter account, Jerry had plans to attend Marshall University in the fall.

Morgan is definitely a family man. During a recent interview with AOL he said that family was the most important thing in his life and he was grateful for their love and support while he was on the road promoting his new album, "A Whole Lot More to Me."

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Craig Morgan, right, and Karen Morgan arrive at the 49th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 17: Singer Craig Morgan attends 'FOX & Friends' All American Concert Series outside of FOX Studios on June 17, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 17: Singer Craig Morgan performs during 'FOX & Friends' All American Concert Series at FOX Studios on June 17, 2016 in New York City. (Kris Connor/FilmMagic)
MANHATTAN, KS - JUNE 27: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan performs during 20th. Anniversaty of Kicker Country Stampede Manhattan, Kansas - Day 3 on June 27, 2015 at Tuttle Creek State Park in Manhattan, Kansas. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Kicker Country Stampede)
MANHATTAN, KS - JUNE 27: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan visits with campers during the day 3 of the 20th Anniversary of Kicker Country Stampede on June 27, 2015 at Tuttle Creek State Park in Manhattan, Kansas. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Kicker Country Stampede)
NASHVILLE, TN - JANUARY 11: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan performs at Sam's Place - Music For The Spirit at Ryman Auditorium on January 11, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 10: Craig Morgan performs on stage during the Hometown Holiday show hosted by 100.7 The Wolf at Showare Center on December 10, 2014 in Kent, Washington. (Photo by Mat Hayward/Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 10: Craig Morgan performs on stage during the Hometown Holiday show hosted by 100.7 The Wolf at Showare Center on December 10, 2014 in Kent, Washington. (Photo by Mat Hayward/Getty Images)
TWIN LAKES, WI - JULY 25: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan performs at Country Thunder USA - Day 2 on July 25, 2014 in Twin Lakes, Wisconsin. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Country Thunder)
TWIN LAKES, WI - JULY 25: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan performs at Country Thunder USA - Day 2 on July 25, 2014 in Twin Lakes, Wisconsin. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Country Thunder)
VANLEER, TN - JULY 20: Host/Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan (right) with his wife Karen Greer participate in the Celebrity Off-Road Trail Ride during the 8th annual Dickson County Craig Morgan Foundation Benefit at Paul Allen Farm on July 20, 2014 in Vanleer, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
VANLEER, TN - JULY 20: Host & Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan participates in the Celebrity Off-Road Trail Ride during the 8th annual Dickson County Craig Morgan Foundation Benefit at Paul Allen Farm on July 20, 2014 in Vanleer, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
FLORENCE, AZ - APRIL 12: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan performs at Country Thunder USA In Florence, Arizona - Day 3 on April 12, 2014 in Florence, United States. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Country Thunder USA)
NASHVILLE, TN - FEBRUARY 20: Singers/Songwriters John King, Kellie Pickler and Craig Morgan are joined by Gordon Kerr CEO Black River Entertainment (3rd from left) backstage at the Black River Entertainment Lunch & Performance as part of CRS 2014 Day 2 on February 20, 2014 at the in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - JANUARY 07: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan performs at the 2014 ATA Trade Show Party sponsored by F3 Entertainment at Margaritaville on January 7, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
DETROIT, MI - JUNE 01: Craig Morgan performs during the Downtown Hoedown at Comerica Park Parking Lot on June 1, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Scott Legato/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 07: Singer Craig Morgan attends the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 7, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/ACMA2013/Getty Images for ACM)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 07: Singer Craig Morgan attends the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 7, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rick Diamond/ACMA2013/Getty Images for ACM)
DICKSON, TN - AUGUST 11: Host Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan performs during the Craig Morgan 6th annual charity concert at Dickson Middle School on August 11, 2012 in Dickson, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
FLORENCE, AZ - APRIL 12: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan performs during the 2012 Arizona Country Thunder Music Festival - Day 1, April 12, 2012 in Florence, Arizona. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images For Country Thunder)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 01: Singer Craig Morgan arrives at the 47th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/ACMA2012/Getty Images for ACM)
MANHATTAN, KS - JUNE 26: Singer/Songwriter Craig Morgan Performs at the 2010 Country Stampede music festival at Tuttle Creek State Park on June 26, 2010 in Manhattan, Kansas. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
SANTA MONICA, CA - OCTOBER 06: Singer Craig Morgan performs during the Frosted Pink Presented By sanofi-aventis and Wachovia Putting Women's Cancer on Ice at the Barker Hangar on October 6, 2007 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Frosted Pink)
LAS VEGAS - MAY 17: Singer Craig Morgan poses in the press room at the 40th Annual Academy Country Music Awards at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on May 17, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Singer Craig Morgan performs at Taste of Chicago on July 1, 2007 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Paul Natkin/WireImage)
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