'Nashville Flipped' star Troy Shafer dies suddenly at age 38: report

"Nashville Flipped" host Troy Shafer has died.

The DIY Network personality died in his sleep on April 28 at the age of 38, his brother tells TMZ. The outlet reports that his "entire family is in shock" because Shafer "didn't have any known medical conditions." He was laid to rest last week in a "very small private burial for his family."

An autopsy was not performed on the television star's body, but the Erie, Pennsylvania coroner's office is waiting on the results of a toxicology report. Erie is his hometown.

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Channeling my inner @joannagaines #shiplap #island @diynetwork @hgtv
Explored a very old and collapsed greenhouse today. Found some pretty cool stuff at the bottom of the pile. #worthit #greenhouse #abandoned #treasurehunter #diy #picking #host
@ryobipowertools every Ryobi tool we have is so impressive! They make these renovations just a bit easier 🙂Love the #ryobi tools we got, but wishing we were fully stocked 😉 hint 😉 hint #ryobi #ryobination #ryobitools #diynetwork #hgtv #crosspromotion #ryobirocks #endorsement
Devising a plan for replacing the missing tile but without losing any of the original tile. #oldtile #eastnashville #fireplace #diy #berne #ryobi #hart #milwaukeetools #johnwalkerphotography
@wynonnajudd so fun meeting you at @visitleipersfork yesterday. Thanks for the photo😁 looking forward to your show, and hoping you continue watching mine. #Leipersfork #realitytv #frenchiesofinstagram #frenchies #judds #wynonnajudd #franklintn #chili @sirsnorty
Sketching floor plans on the hood of the truck. . . #itscasual . . . #nashvilleflipped #nashville #construction #diy #truck #picoftheday #sketching #instagood #building #renovation #design #restoration #creative #architecture #homedesign #work #comingsoon
@sirsnorty job shadowing today. #frenchie #frenchbulldog #foreman
Can't believe it still works! #originaldoor #victorianhouse #historichouse @visitfranklintn @franklintn @historicnashvilleinc @diynetwork @hgtv @robkuskin @madlandscapes @nashvilletn @visitmusiccity @nash615 @historicfranklin
So many to thank. God, wife, friends, family, workers, clients, and everyone who has continued to support me. I am so incredibly blessed, and so grateful for all of you. #blessed #diynetwork #honored #thankyou #nashvilleflipped #season2
Nashville Flipped marathon today! 3pm/2C on @diynetwork #nashvilleflipped #diy
Theodore wants to make sure everyone remembers to watch #nashvilleflipped this Wednesday 10/9C on @diynetwork
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The contractor initially moved to Nashville to pursue a career in music after graduating from Penn State University. He eventually pivoted to construction, where he specialized in restoring homes to the original glory in an effort to highlight the styles of bygone eras.

His show, "Nashville Flipped," premiered in the spring of 2016 and shown a spotlight on his construction and renovation work.

According to his DIY Network bio, Shafer married his best friend named Becky after moving to Nashville over a decade ago.

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