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.
MARTINSVILLE, Ind. – Three people died in a mobile home fire in Martinsville early Wednesday morning. The fire broke out around 1 a.m. on North Outer Drive near State Road 37 and South Ohio Street. The home was engulfed in flames when fire crews arrived at the scene, police said. One of the victims was identified as David Fouts, 40, of Martinsville. The other two victims have not been identified, police said. Martinsville Deputy Fire Chief, Charlie Fraker said bitterly cold […]
CUMBERLAND, Ind. – Four officers and one woman were hospitalized this morning after a fire broke out inside an apartment in Cumberland. Officers with the Cumberland Police Department and the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department arrived at Cumberland Manor Apartments around 2:30 a.m. and they saw a large fire coming from one of the apartment buildings. The officers began banging on doors to get residents out of their apartments to safety. A Cumberland officer and an IMPD officer entered an upstairs apartment to […]
LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP, Ind.– More than a dozen students were sent to area hospitals after being given the wrong shot at a Lawrence Township school Monday. The school district said 16 students were undergoing a TB screening at McKenzie Center for Innovation and Technology when medical personnel from Community Health Network administered a small dosage of insulin instead. The students were taken to area hospitals for observation, according to the school district, and were accompanied by McKenzie staff and school personnel. […]
FRANKLIN, Ind – Indiana State Police (ISP) announced Wednesday an autopsy revealed no signs of physical injuries or trauma to an 8-week old infant who died Tuesday in Franklin. ISP also said no arrests have been made and no charges have been filed in relation to the little girl’s death. FOX59 is not identifying the infant. An official cause of death has not yet been ruled, pending toxicology test results, and the investigation is ongoing, ISP Sgt. John Perrine said […]
MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. — Four people are dead and one man is still missing after a boat capsized on the White River just north of Martinsville, according to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department. It happened at a popular boat landing near Shelton Rd. and St. Rd. 67 in Morgan County. The Morgan County sheriff says they got a 911 call around 9:30 last night about a jon boat capsizing near the Three Rivers Public Access Point just off State Road […]
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Metropolitan police are investigating a shooting on the east side that left a man dead. Officers were called to Sherman Drive and English Avenue just after 3 a.m. Wednesday in response to a report of shots fired. When officers arrived, they found a person had been shot. The man was taken to an area hospital in critical condition, police said. He later died from his wounds. The coroner identified him as Kenneth Keeylen, 26. According to […]
SPEEDWAY, Ind. — The Town of Speedway is asking its residents to help in identifying the party responsible for illegally dumping large amounts of industrial oil into the town’s wastewater system. Over the past month, Speedway Wastewater has been working to clean up the contaminated water flowing into the wastewater system in an attempt to reduce the burden the oil is putting on the treatment system. “If it happens once and maybe it’s something inadvertent,” said Speedway Town Manger, Jacob […]
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A $5,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of the suspects involved in several Domino’s Pizza store burglaries in Indianapolis and Shelbyville. “They seem very confident,” said Domino’s co-owner Rogers Mueller. “And with each video that we watch, they seem to be getting more and more comfortable inside of our pizza stores.” Four Domino’s Pizza stores have been burglarized over the past month. The locations are 3220 South East Street, 7875 West […]
UPDATE: Johnson County Sheriff Duane Burgess says the missing 13-year-old has been located in Chicago, IL. The Sheriff says the teen is being transported back to Johnson County by detectives and police will provide additional information on Monday morning. Original Story: JOHNSON COUNTY, Ind. – A person of interest has been developed in the case of a missing 13-year-old last seen in Greenwood in June. The U.S. Marshals Service is working with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office to search for the teen. […]
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police officers shot and killed a dog after they say it attacked four people and aggressively charged at officers. IMPD responded to the 2200 block of Michigan Street around 5:15 a.m. after a report of a man injured from a dog bite. One man with dog bite injuries was located outside the home. “The dog bit the man’s bottom lip off,” said a witness to the incident. “He does not have a bottom lip.” The […]