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Erin Myers is a reporter for the KTLA 5 Morning News.


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  • L.A. Organizations Seeking to Help Mexico Quake Victims Ask Mexican Consulate for Help

    Amid concerns their supplies won’t make it to Mexico, Los Angeles-area organizations trying to help the victims of the recent earthquakes asked the local Mexican Consulate for help on Monday. Erin Myers reports for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on Sept. 25, 2017.

  • A small plane crash landed in a residential area of Glendale on Sept. 22, 2017. Its two occupants sustained only minor injuries. (Credit: KTLA)

    2 Men Survive Plane’s Crash Landing in Glendale Neighborhood With Minor Injuries

    A man who was a passenger in a plane that crashed Friday night in a residential area of Glendale said he felt very fortunate and had already bought a lottery ticket Saturday morning. Erin Myers reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News at 7 on Sept. 23, 2017.

  • A video tweeted by @Cali_Funk1 shows a police shooting in Huntington Beach on Sept. 22, 2017.

    Video Shows Huntington Beach Police Officer Fatally Shooting Man Outside 7-Eleven (Warning: Graphic Content)

    Videos posted on Twitter Friday morning show a Huntington Beach police officer struggling with and then firing multiple times on a man who collapses in front of a 7-Eleven. Police say the man was hospitalized and later died. A 17-second video of the incident was initially posted to Twitter just after 9:30 a.m. It shows an officer firing multiple times at a man, who falls to the sidewalk. A Huntington Beach Police Department spokeswoman said the officer contacted a male individual […]

  • William Lievense was recovering at Children's Hospital in Los Angeles before being released on Sept. 20, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

    Son of LAFD Captain Receives Life-Saving Heart Transplant, Can Return Home After Nearly a Year

    William Lievense, the 10-year-old son of a Los Angeles Fire Department captain, spent 336 days in the hospital while he waited for a life-saving heart transplant. On Wednesday, the boy was recovering from that much-awaited surgery and was getting ready to go home. Erin Myers reports for the KTLA 5 News at 3 on Sept. 20, 2017.

  • A rescuer looks for possible victims after a quake rattled Mexico City on Sept. 19, 2017. (Credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

    At Least 220 Killed in Magnitude 7.1 Earthquake in Central Mexico on Anniversary of Deadly 1985 Quake

    Anyone looking for loved ones in Mexico affected by the earthquake can call 1-52-5556-581111 to get in touch with representatives from the Consul General for assistance. On the anniversary of a deadly 8.0 quake that struck central Mexico in 1985, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit the same region on Tuesday, killing at least 220 people, destroying dozens of buildings and leaving millions without power. Tuesday’s quake also came on the heels of another magnitude 8.1 earthquake that killed 90 people in […]

  • An Emmy Award statue is seen at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sept. 20, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

    Final Countdown to the 2017 Emmy Awards Begins

    KTLA takes you to the scene of the 2017 Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles as preparations for the star-studded event are finalized. Erin Myers reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News at 7 on Sept. 17, 2017.

  • Burbank Sees Increase in Vehicle Burglaries

    Burbank police are increasing patrols amid a rise in reports of vehicle break-ins along well-trafficked commercial streets. Erin Myers reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News at 7 on Sept. 16, 2017.

  • Authorities showed a sketch of the suspect and photo of the victim at a news conference announcing a $25,000 reward in the case on Sept. 13, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

    $25K Reward Offered for Info in Fatal Assault, Robbery of 85-Year-Old Korean War Vet in Carson

    A $25,000 reward has been offered for information in the fatal assault and robbery of an 85-year-old Korean War veteran in Carson, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department officials announced Wednesday. Frank Hernandez went on his daily walk to buy lottery tickets on May 31, when he was attacked from behind and hit on the head. The assailant robbed took money out of Hernandez’s wallet once the victim hit the ground and then tried to rob another person nearby and ran […]

  • Authorities showed a sketch of the suspect and photo of the victim at a news conference announcing a $25,000 reward in the case on Sept. 13, 2017. (Credit: KTLA)

    LASD Offers $25K Reward Amid Search for Killer of Slain Korean War Veteran in Carson

    The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department on Wednesday offered a reward in their efforts to catch the man who killed an 85-year-old Korean War veteran during a robbery in Carson earlier this year. Erin Myers reports from Carson for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on Sept. 13, 2017.