The spouse of ESPN telecaster Chris Berman was one of two people killed in a car accident on Tuesday in Connecticut.
The Lexus driven by Kathy Berman, 67, struck a Ford Escape driven by an 87-year-old man in Woodbury at around 2:16 p.m., as indicated by the Connecticut State Police outline of the mishap gotten by USA TODAY. After the impact, Berman’s Auto proceeded down a dike before it upset into a little waterway.
The Escape hit a utility post after the underlying crash and the driver, Edward Bertulis, passed on as an aftereffect of his wounds.
“This is a devastating tragedy and difficult to comprehend,” ESPN president John Skipper said in a statement. “Chris is beloved by all his ESPN colleagues and for a good reason: He has a huge heart and has given so much to so many over the years. We know how much his family means to him and all we can do at the moment like this is give him the love and support he will surely need at this hour. Our thoughts and prayers are with Chris, Meredith, Doug and the entire family.”