WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. -- Jerome Bettis' agent has confirmed to Channel 11 News that Johnnie Bettis has died.
The father of the former Steeler and current NFL broadcaster died suddenly on Tuesday.
Police said Johnnie Bettis was found slumped over the wheel of his car near his home in West Bloomfield, Mich.
A nurse and doctor stopped to help.
They tried to revive Johnnie Bettis but were unsuccessful.
It is suspected that Johnnie Bettis died of a heart attack.
The official cause of his death is not yet known.