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ESPN Staff Sends Condolences To Chris Berman

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ESPN staff members offered their condolences to the Berman family following the passing of Katherine Ann Berman on Tuesday night.

According to state police, Katherine Ann Berman, wife of longtime ESPN sportscaster Chris Berman, was killed in a car accident on Tuesday night in Woodbury, Connecticut. Edward Bertulis, 87, also died in the wreck.

According to police, Berman rear-ended Bertulis, and her Lexus went down an embankment before overturning in a pond.

ESPN President John Skipper and many other ESPN staff members have been offering their condolences to the Berman family following the tragedy.


Statement from ESPN President John Skipper on the passing of Chris Berman's wife, Kathy:

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“This is a devastating tragedy and difficult to comprehend. Chris is beloved by all his ESPN colleagues and for good reason: He has a huge heart and has given so much to so many over the years,” he said. “We know how much his family means to him and all we can do at a moment like this is give him the love and support he will surely need at this hour. Our thoughts and prayers are with Chris, Meredith, Doug and the entire family.”

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Berman family at this time.