So heartbreaking. Two young lives were ripped away way too soon. A reporter and cameraman in Virginia were shot and killed during a live interview on Aug. 26., and it has shaken up news rooms all across the world. Click to see fellow journalists’ reactions.
Reporter Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, were doing a routine live interview on the morning of Aug. 26 when a man shot and killed them at the scene. The shock of these heinous murders have left fellow journalists devastated and heartbroken.
Adam and Alison were conducting their interview at Bridgewater Plaza when the mystery man opened fire. News correspondents all across the country are sending their thoughts and prayers to the victims.
Our thoughts remain with Alison and Adam’s family and loved ones during this absolutely horrific time. We will continue to update you as this awful story develops.
— Brittany King