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Zach Myers joined the Fox59 News team in 2005. After several years of live reporting for FOX59 Morning News, Zach became the station’s first Weekend Morning News anchor in 2010. In addition to anchoring FOX59 Morning News Weekend, he also reports during the week for FOX59’s 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. newscasts.

Zach is a graduate of Indiana University Bloomington, where he earned his bachelor’s degree from the Ernie Pyle School of Journalism. Before coming to FOX59, he spent seven years at NBC33 in Fort Wayne, where he worked as a producer, reporter and morning news anchor. He is a lifelong Hoosier, a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity and an accomplished drummer.

Zach and his wife, Heather, live in Greenwood with their two children. Heather is an attorney who has an office in Greenwood.

Recent Articles
  • Teen dead, another injured in shooting on northeast side of Indianapolis

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police are investigating after two teens were shot, one of which was killed, on the city’s northeast side. IMPD received a call about a disturbance with shots fired at the Villages at Mill Crossing Apartments near 39th Street and Sherman Drive, just before 11:00 a.m. Wednesday. “Upon officers arrival, they spoke to witnesses who gave a description of a vehicle that had fled the scene,” said IMPD Officer Genae Cook. Police found that car a […]

  • Camby house explosions caused by excavating crew, investigators say

    CAMBY, Ind. – The explosions and fire that destroyed a house in Camby late Monday morning was caused by an excavating crew that damaged an underground gas line while digging, according to investigators with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission Pipeline Safety Division. Investigators on the scene say the digging crew hit an underground Vectren gas line that feeds into the east side of the house.   The investigators would not release the name of the excavating company or who had […]

  • UPDATE: At least 6 tornadoes confirmed in Indiana after Sunday storms

    Severe weather returned to central Indiana on Sunday, and many counties were under watches and warnings for most of the afternoon through the evening hours. There was significant damage reported all throughout the area. The National Weather Service confirmed these tornadoes and provided preliminary ratings: One EF-1 tornado in Muncie One EF-1 tornado in Springville One EF-2 tornado in Delaware/Jay County Three tornadoes (one EF-0 and two EF-1) in Salem On Monday, the NWS sent survey teams to Lawrence County […]

  • Fire hampers investigation into fatal shooting of Indianapolis mother

    Indianapolis, Ind – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police detectives are searching for leads in the shooting death of an Indianapolis mother early Monday morning. The Marion County Coroners office confirmed 45-year-old Veronica Hayes died from multiple gunshot wounds.  IMPD found Haye’s body inside her home in the 1500 block of Goodlet Avenue after receiving a 911 call from someone in the house at roughly 1:20 a.m.  When police arrived, they say two 17-year-olds and two 18-year-olds were also in the house.  Police […]

  • Downtown Indianapolis’ North Split to undergo massive reconstruction project

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Expect some major changes for the I-65/I-70 North Split in downtown Indianapolis, one of the most heavily traveled interchanges in the state. The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) revealed details about upcoming work on the interstate. It will include repairs on deteriorating bridges and pavement upgrades in addition to improvements meant to reduce traffic congestion and increase safety. The project will include the I-65/I-70 interchange, south along I-65/I-70 to Washington Street, west along I-65 to Meridian Street […]

  • Body parts found during OWI arrest not likely to result in criminal charges, prosecutor says

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. – An independent pathologist contracted by several Indiana counties had several body parts in the bed of his pickup truck when he was arrested on suspicion of OWI Tuesday night. Brooklyn Police in Morgan County say they pulled over Dr. Elmo Griggs along State Road 67 just after 9:30 Tuesday night after receiving a call from another driver about a vehicle was was swerving on the roadway and trying to pass a semi truck on the right […]

  • Shootout, attempted drug robbery leaves 1 person dead, 2 wounded in Greenwood

    GREENWOOD, Ind. — One person is dead, and two other people wounded, following a shootout and attempted home invasion in Johnson County early Tuesday morning. At approximately 12:30 a.m., Greenwood police responded to a residence in the 300 block of Bridle Court to investigate a report of shots fired. They discovered three people had been shot, one of them fatally. The deceased victim is a male suspect who was attempting what police believe was a drug-related robbery at the home. […]

  • Investigation underway in Boone County after family’s pet tortoise shot to death

    ZIONSVILLE, Ind. – Police are investigating after a family’s pet tortoise was shot and killed last week. According to the Boone County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a call in rural Zionsville on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, where they found the tortoise had been shot. According to the owner, Tasha Chapel, the 65-lb. African sulcata tortoise, Merlin, had gotten loose in the area near Horseshoe Drive and the Rockbridge subdivision on the afternoon of Thursday, Aug. 31. Chapel realized he […]

  • Police issue 63 arrest warrants as part of drug dealing investigation in Johnson County

    FRANKLIN, Ind. – Authorities in Johnson County issued 63 arrest warrants as part of a wide-ranging investigation into drug dealing in the area. “We want to send a message to any drug dealer from anywhere else, stay the hell out of Johnson County,” said Prosecutor Brad Cooper.  “We don’t want you here, if you come here we’re going to arrest you and put you in prison.” Officers from multiple departments served warrants Wednesday, including the Franklin Police Department, Johnson County […]

  • Body of Hoosier soldier killed during attack in Afghanistan returns home with procession

    COLUMBUS, Ind. — A Hoosier hero returned home Tuesday as community members lined the streets to show their support in Columbus. Tuesday’s procession from the Columbus Municipal Airport to Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home is the start of memorial events for 23-year-old Army Sgt. Jonathon Michael Hunter of Columbus. Hunter was one of two American soldiers killed in the Aug. 2 attack on a NATO convoy. Hunter’s father says he was 32 days into his first deployment. Hunter’s body […]