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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Randy Scott Carter (credit: Parker County Jail)

Parker County Swingers Club Could Be Forced To Reveal Guest List

A Parker County swingers club could be forced to reveal the names of hundreds of guests at its late night parties.

03/01/2016

Christopher Colbert

Police: Suspect Killed, Then Stole Man’s Identity

Dallas Police are looking for a man they think may have killed a man and then stolen his identity.

02/27/2016

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Potential Health Risks Assessed On 2 Dallas ISD Campuses

Potential health risks at two Dallas ISD campuses have prompted extra attention to the cleaning of both schools.

02/25/2016

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Rowlett Residents Complain Of Neighbor Nightmare

The house at the end of Bryn Mawr Drive in Rowlett has dead bushes, holes in the roof, no running water and no trash pickup. But it does have a resident — a mysterious one, too.

02/25/2016

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Addison Officials Consider Buying Luxury Police Cruisers

Forget the old Crown Victorias or the even Dodge Challengers, the city of Addison is considering luxury cars for police cruisers.

02/23/2016

Cedar Hill apartment complex where sexual assaults against two children allegedly happened (Robbie Owens - CBS11)

Family Of Young Sex Assault Victim Itching For An Arrest

The grandmother of one victim says she noticed earlier this week he was acting distant. “He’s not the… person I know. So, makes me feel very sad. It hurts,” she said.

02/19/2016

Uber hack (Andrea Lucia - CBS11)

Warning: Your Uber Account Could Be Hacked

A study by Trend Micro of Irving found a hacked Uber account can be even more valuable on the black market than a stolen credit card number.

02/18/2016

Samuel Jamall White is wanted for two counts of sexual assault and one count of burglary

Suspected Serial Predator Wanted By DPD

27-year-old Samuel Jamall White is charged with two counts of aggravated sexual assault, after he was identified in video at two different crime scenes.

02/15/2016

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Family Forced Out After Gas Explosion In Their Lakewood Home

The Andersons said they had no clue gas was seeping into their new home.

02/10/2016

FRANCISCO SIERRA (CBS11)

Murder Mystery In San Marcos Impacts North Texas Family

The killer confessed but the victim’s family says the story doesn’t make sense.

02/08/2016

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When An ER Is Tested By A Tornado

Medical Center of Plano ER staff recall the night tornadoes terrorized North Texas.

02/06/2016

Arlington Police chase ends (Chopper 11)

Police: Jealous Ex-Boyfriend Shoots Woman’s New Partner Outside Whataburger

Arlington police are blaming a jealous ex-boyfriend for opening fire outside a Whataburger and a leaving a trail of accidents in his attempt to escape.

02/01/2016

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