Jett Travolta, 16, the teenage son of actor John Travolta died suddenly on Friday during a family vacation in the Bahamas, according to the family's lawyer.

Attorney Michael Ossi said, Jett suffered a fatal seizure at his family's vacation home at the Old Bahama Bay Hotel on Grand Bahama Island.

Attempts were made to revive him, but he died at the scene, Ossi said.

According to Ossi, Jett had a history of seizures; his son suffers from Kawasaki Syndrome, a condition that can lead to heart disease.

Jett was the eldest child of Travolta and his wife, actress Kelly Preston. They also have a daughter, Ella Blue, who was born in 2000.