Newsman Matt Quinn Dies
April 15, 2009 at 4:50 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of veteran newsman MATT QUINN, who died APRIL 9th with his wife near their home in MONTAGUE, TX when their truck caught fire while attempting to flee the wildfires that struck north TEXAS last week. MATT QUINN was 80 and his wife CATHY was 63.
QUINN, whose long career took him to several markets, served as News Director at WESTINGHOUSE's KDKA-A/PITTSBURGH in the 1960's and worked at ABC NEWS, WESTINGHOUSE sister KYW-TV/PHILADELPHIA, BELO's WFAA-TV/DALLAS, and several other stations.