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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Police Investigating Dallas Cowboys Player For Domestic Violence

Frisco Police are investigating reports filed Sunday by a woman alleging she was assaulted by her boyfriend, Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving.

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Dallas County Nearly Doubles Couple’s Property Value

All over North Texas, homeowners are getting their appraisals in the mail.

04/20/2018

FAA Will Order Enhanced Inspections Of Engine Model That Blew Up

The FAA is preparing to issue an order requiring enhanced inspections of the engine model involved in Tuesday’s fatal explosion on Southwest Airlines flight #1380.

04/18/2018

Texas Woman Tells Police ‘R. Kelly Gave Me An STD’

The lawyer for a Texas woman has claimed that singer R. Kelly was grooming her for a sex cult when he knowingly infected her with a sexually transmitted disease.

04/16/2018

How Tall Is Too Tall? North Dallas Fence Fight Brewing

A North Dallas community is feeling unfairly targeted after homeowners began receiving citations from the city claiming their fences were too tall.

CBS 11–04/12/2018

North Dallas Fence Fight Brewing Over Height

A city ordinance says fences higher than six feet tall need a permit. But enforcement seems to have come out of nowhere.

04/11/2018

70 Horses, 17 Other Animals Rescued From Van Zandt County ‘Sanctuary’

The SPCA of Texas took custody of 87 allegedly cruelly treated animals from a self-described “sanctuary” for animals near Canton, Texas.

04/10/2018

Documents Detail Alleged Sexual Harassment By Former Dallas County Health Director

Newly-obtained documents reveal the woman accusing Zachary Thompson of sexual harassment said she felt helpless because he “had her career in the palm of his hands.”

04/09/2018

Man’s Treasured First Car Stolen From North Texas Parking Lot

Mike Cicutto bought his first car, a 1971 Pontiac T-37 for $600 from his grandmother 35 years ago.

04/09/2018

Former AAC Employee Accuses Mark Cuban Of Racial Discrimination

An attorney for a former employee of the American Airlines Center’s management company wants to depose Mark Cuban over allegations of discrimination and an incident involving a noose.

03/29/2018

Mom Shocked By Racist Sample Graduation Announcement She Found On Shutterfly

“I saw ‘The Coons’ Home, 15 Burning Tree Court’ And I’m like, ‘the Coons’ home?’,” said Trina McWhorter. “I was furious.”

03/27/2018

Police Departments Taking Extraordinary Steps To Try To Find Potential Victims

Billy Chemirmir is already in jail charged with murder. But police have linked him to at least three other attacks on women.

03/26/2018

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