L.A. Traffic Reporter, Radio Vet Paul Johnson Dies At 75
June 30, 2010 at 4:54 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime LOS ANGELES radio and television traffic reporter PAUL JOHNSON, who died TUESDAY (6/30) after a battle with a brain tumor at 75.
JOHNSON, best known as the morning traffic reporter at NBC O&O KNBC (TV) since 1988, had an extensive career in radio before moving into traffic, including a stint as PD at WJR-A/DETROIT and on-air at KIIS, KUTE, KZLA, KPOL-A, and KFAC/LOS ANGELES. He joined METRO TRAFFIC in 1982 and was heard on several stations in LOS ANGELES.