Andrea Lucia

Andrea Lucia

Andrea joined CBS 11 and TXA 21 in September 2010, one day before a tornado swept through the area. She’s been covering major stories across North Texas ever since.

A native Texan, Andrea grew up in Houston and spent summers as a child in Colombia, South America. After earning her undergraduate degree in broadcast journalism at Boston University, she landed her first television job at a small station in Laredo, right on the banks of the Rio Grande. While reporting just up the road in Harlingen, she covered border security and immigration issues. When Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shot his hunting partner, she was the first reporter on the air with eyewitness accounts.

Andrea later worked in Orlando at WFTV and then returned home to Houston, where she reported for KTRK and KHOU.

What Andrea loves most about her job is digging up new stories to tell and showing viewers what’s going on in the world around them. She is a member of IRE – Investigative Reporters and Editors.

In her spare time, Andrea enjoys cooking, traveling and any new adventure life throws at her: Hang gliding, sailing – you name it! You can catch her running along the many trails around the Metroplex, where she’s probably training for her next half-marathon or triathlon.

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Family: Man Who Caused Deadly Crash Free To Drive Again

A driver charged after running a red-light and causing a deadly crash is out of jail, and his victim’s family fears he’s back on the road.

CBS 11–4 hours ago

Rowlett Dumps Trash, Recycling Collection Provider

The city asked competitors for quotes, and Tuesday awarded a $33 million contract to FCC Environmental Services.

06/21/2017

Armed Suspect Killed By Dallas Police

A 28-year-old suspect was killed Monday near the 10700 block of Eastham Drive in the Pleasant Grove area.

06/19/2017

2-Year-Old On Life Support After Contracting E.Coli

An Ennis family says the Texas Department of State Health is investigating after their 2-year-old was exposed to a dangerous strain of E.coli.

06/16/2017

Microchipping Now Mandatory For Dallas Dogs & Cats

The tough new laws aim to reduce the number of loose dogs that have plagued South Dallas, but will affect all dog and cat owners within city limits.

06/14/2017

Fort Worth Sees Spike In Violent Crime

Murders, rapes, robberies and assaults all went up compared to this time last year.

06/13/2017

911 Caller’s Comment Delays Help For Assaulted Teen

A 911 caller’s comment to an operator Monday caused Dallas paramedics to delay their arrival to the scene of a shooting.

06/12/2017

Family, Friends Mourn Teens Killed In Multi-Car Crash

Two teens from Anna were among four victims killed in a five car collision Tuesday afternoon in northeast Collin County.

06/07/2017

Third Suicide Of Year Casts Shadow At Plano Senior High 

For the third time in a year, students from Plano Senior High are planning a memorial for a classmate who committed suicide.

06/05/2017

Mesquite Woman, 82, Can’t Believe Airport Scuffle

Lila Mae Bryan says the confrontation ensued when TSA workers in Wichita tried to confiscate her bottle of foaming hand gel.

06/02/2017

Texas Law Enforcement Coalition Targets Child Predators

Through the internet, child predators can reach your children inside your home. But a coalition of local law enforcement members are now teaming up to target and catch those criminals.

CBS 11–06/02/2017

Panic At Mansfield Playground After Man Pulls Out Gun

Panic broke out at a playground in Mansfield on Memorial Day after a man pulled out a gun. The man’s family said that he was only protecting himself after being physically assaulted.

05/31/2017

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