Andrew joined the 5NEWS team in October 2016 as a production assistant on 5NEWS This Morning, then moved to the news department as a producer in July 2017.
Andrew worked previously as a video producer of local cable commercials, as well as a brief stint as a news photographer. While in college, he worked as a production assistant and tape operator at a TV station in his hometown.
Andrew is a native Arkansan, and graduated from the University of Arkansas with a degree in broadcast journalism.
Andrew enjoys reading watching movies whenever he can, and spends most of his free time with his wife, Michelle, their son Ben and a small zoo of dogs and cats.
Rogers(KFSM)– An accident slowed traffic on Interstate 49 in Rogers on Wednesday morning (Mar. 27). ARDOT reported the wreck around 7:41 a.m. just south of the Walnut/Walton exit. The middle lane and left shoulder of southbound traffic were impacted. IDriveArkansas.com showed traffic backed up to the north beyond the Highway 62/102 exit. No injuries have been reported.
Rogers(KFSM)– Northbound traffic on interstate 49 in Rogers has slowed significantly. IDriveArkansas.com shows traffic backed up from north of the New Hope Road exit south to beyond the Pinnacle Hills Promenade. No accidents have been reported in the area.
Springdale(KFSM)– An accident on Interstate 49 has slowed traffic in Springdale near mile marker 76. The wreck happened around 7:39 a.m. All northbound lanes from north of the Wagon Wheel Road exit have been impacted. IDriveArkansas.com shows traffic is backed up south of the Elm Springs Road Exit. No injuries have been reported Alternate routes may be advisable.
ROGERS(KFSM)–A single-vehicle rollover accident impacted traffic in Fayetteville on Wednesday morning (Jan.02). According to ARDOT, it happened at the northbound on-ramp going from Porter Road on to Interstate 49 No details have been released about the driver’s condition or what caused the crash. Stay with 5NEWS for the latest on this developing story.
FORT SMITH (KFSM)– Fort Smith Police are investigating a stabbing that happened early Thursday (June 7) morning. An altercation broke out between 42-year-old Daniel Nicely and 60-year-old Troy Shores around 12:43 a.m., Lt. Don Cobb said. It happened at 3124 N. L Street in Fort Smith. Nicely was then stabbed by Shores. Police say he was the father of a woman Nicely had dated at some point. Police say Nicely left the home, and borrowed another person’s phone to call […]
ROGERS (KFSM)– A fire damaged the Eighth Street Motel in Rogers early Monday morning (June 4). According to nearby residents, the fire broke out around 12:30 a.m. at 918 S. 8th Street in Rogers. Crews from the Rogers Fire Department responded to the scene. The fire has since been put out. No one was injured in the fire, and a Roger Fire battalion chief tells us the damage was mostly contained to Room 109, where it began. The cause of […]
FORT SMITH (KFSM)– A Van Buren man is dead after leading police on a high-speed chase through Fort Smith overnight. According to police, 56-year-old Victor Sallee, of Van Buren, died in a crash at the intersection of Zero Street and Massard Road around 1:45 a.m. Friday (Mar. 2), after a chase. Police said Sallee was driving through Fort Smith erratically and they tried to pull him over. Once police were in pursuit, Sallee accelerated and began to swerve on-and-off the […]
SPRINGDALE (KFSM)– Both north and southbound lanes of Interstate 49 in Springdale experienced slowdowns near the Wagon Wheel Rd. exit Tuesday morning (Feb. 13). Northbound traffic was slowed or stopped for about three miles, past the Huntsville Ave. exit. Traffic in the southbound lane was slow from south of the Monroe Ave. exit nearly back to Pleasant Grove Rd. in Rogers. There were no accidents in that area, according to dispatchers for Arkansas State Police. Stay with 5NEWS for traffic […]
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS (KFSM)– Traffic was slowed to a near stand-still on Interstate 49 in Rogers. Northbound traffic showed slowed or stopped from north of the Pinnacle Hills exit on idrivearkansas.com. The slowdown reportedly extended south to the Pleasant Grove Rd. exit. Dispatchers with Arkansas State Police confirmed that three minor vehicle accidents were the major causes of the slowdown in Rogers. Another slowdown was affecting drivers south of the Wagon Wheel Rd. exit in Springdale. Stay with 5NEWS for more […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KFSM)– President Trump announced he signed the Bipartisan Budget Act into law early Friday Morning (Feb. 9). This will effectively end the brief government shutdown that began at midnight. “Just signed Bill. Our Military will now be stronger than ever before. We love and need our Military and gave them everything — and more. First time this has happened in a long time. Also means JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!” President Trump tweeted at 7:39am Central time. The president made […]
LINCOLN (KFSM) — One person died in a house fire in Lincoln late Sunday night (Feb. 5), according to Prairie Grove Assistant Fire Chief, Jason Bromley. Crews responded to a fire on North Starr Avenue around 9:20 p.m. Bromley said after the fire was put out, crews had to return around 10:42 p.m. because the flames rekindled. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Lincoln police officer Tony Lee was injured while responding to the fire, according to Lincoln […]