Patricia Del Rio joined CW11/WPIX in October2005 as lead reporter and fill in anchor on the Emmy Award winning CW11Morning News.
An Emmy award winner herself, Patricia has won and been nominated forseveral Emmys including her reporting live from Ground Zero and hercoverage of the Greenpoint Terminal Market fire in Brooklyn. Patriciais no stranger to being in the thick of things. Her live reporting asher news van was being attacked during the riots at the 2000 NBAChampionship game in Los Angeles earned her station a prestigiousregional Edward R. Murrow Award.
From President Gerald Ford to Senator John Edwards Patricia has interviewed some of the top newsmakers in America.
Born in Manhattan and raised in New Rochelle, New York Patricia studiedjournalism at Fordham University and began her career at KCET the PBSaffiliate in Los Angeles. Patricia went on to anchor and report at KESQthe ABC affiliate in Palm Springs California. She then spent six yearsat WPIX's sister station KTLA in Los Angeles as a reporter and fill inanchor before transferring to WPIX in 2005.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times