Bob Simon, long-time correspondent for CBS 60 Minutes, has exited the planet. Simon was killed in a traffic accident that occurred this evening on the West Side Highway in Manhattan, New York.
- 24 Emmy® Awards
- Four Overseas Press Club Awards
- Three George Foster Peabody Awards
Simon was passenger in a Lincoln Town Car that reportedly collided with a Mercedes and then with a pedestrian expansion near 30th Street.
You can read more about this great newsman at The CBS Web Site.