Former Radio/TV Newsman Will Spens Dies In Car Crash
April 7, 2008 at 7:44 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES reporter WILL SPENS, who died in a single-car crash near SANTA BARBARA, CA last TUESDAY afternoon at 57. He had been discharged from the hospital the day before after treatment for a heart problem.
SPENS worked for WCBS-A, WNBC-A, and WNEW-A/NEW YORK, the NBC RADIO NETWORK, and KNX-A/LOS ANGELES as well as in TV for WABC-TV and WNBC (TV)/NEW YORK, FOX NEWS CHANNEL, and KCBS-TV and KNBC (TV)/LOS ANGELES over the years; more recently, he had lived in the SANTA BARBARA area for the last decade, briefly cloistered at a monastery and blogging.