By peoplestaff225
Updated November 03, 2007 03:10 PM

Update: Hunter’s son Chris has written in to let us know how much the Tylo family appreciates your support at this difficult time.

Originally posted October 19th: We are saddened to report that The Bold and the Beautiful star Hunter Tylo, 45, is mourning the loss of her son, who passed away in Nevada last evening. Michael ‘Mickey’ Tylo Jr., 19, suffered a ‘medical event,’ stemming from a seizure disorder, and fell unconscious into a swimming pool, where he subsequently drowned.

The coroner released the following statement:

Hunter has three other children — Christopher, 27, Izabella Gabrielle, 10 1/2, and Katya Ariel, 9 1/2.

Sources: TMZ; People

Thanks to CBB readers Sarah, Jessica, Muffy, Deb, Lisa, Debbi, Kristin, Malia, MaryAnn, Erin, Sheri and Toni.