Lisa Colagrossi has died. She was an American journalist and television news anchor and reporter, she was a reporter for WABC-TV In New York City. t the time of her death she was on assignment in Queens and she was forty-nine years old on March 20, 2015. The cause of her death was a brain aneurysm as she was taken to New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center’s ICU, where she was placed on life support, but sadly for her loved ones she passed away.
“We have some sad news to share with you about our Eyewitness News family,” the news show shared on its Facebook page Friday. “Lisa Colagrossi, Eyewitness News reporter, anchor, wife, and mother, has died at age 49. Lisa suffered a brain hemorrhage while returning from covering a story Thursday morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family.”
It was on Thursday, March 9, 2015 when the incident happened,”She was in the news van after finishing her live shot when she said ‘Oh my God, something is wrong,
“She was in the news van after finishing her live shot when she said ‘Oh my God, something is wrong,’” a friend said, via the New York Daily News.
She was an Ohio native and was a reporter in the Tri-State for nearly fourteen years. More on Colagrossi, she previously worked as an anchor at WKMG in Orlando, Fla,.and NBC station WKYC-TV in Cleveland.
Colagrossi resided in Stamford, Connecticut and left to mourn is her husband Todd, and their two sons Davis and Evan.