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
  • Authorities investigate first homicide in town of Hope since 2001

    HOPE, Ind.– An investigation is underway after a double stabbing in Hope left one person dead Tuesday. Sheriff’s deputies were called to the scene in the 200 block of Scott Street around 6:30 a.m. Medics rushed two people to Columbus Regional Hospital. “One of those individuals was later pronounced deceased at the hospital,” said Major Chris Lane with the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s office. “There was a second individual that was also transported and was treated there with non-life threatening injuries.” […]

  • Interchange at 96th and Keystone opens after 3 years of construction

    CARMEL, Ind. — It was once rated one of the worst intersections in all of Indiana, but after three years of construction, the interchange project at 96th Street and Keystone Avenue is complete. The $28.7 million project removed the traffic light at one of the city’s most congested and dangerous intersections. Drivers will now be able to drive up and down Keystone Avenue without stopping and use the roundabout under the bridge to go left on 96th Street. “What we’re celebrating […]

  • UPDATE: Woman dies in triple house fire on far east side of Indianapolis

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – One woman is dead after three houses went up in flames on the far east side of Indianapolis early Tuesday morning. The Indianapolis Fire Department was dispatched to the 2600 block of Rothe Lane, near 30th and Cumberland, at 4:19 a.m. for a report of a residence fire with possible entrapment. When they arrived, they found a single-story house engulfed in flames. Also, the two houses on either side of it were on fire. Residents in those two […]

  • 2 people sought after teen fatally shot in Kokomo; victim’s sister arrested

    KOKOMO, Ind. – Kokomo police arrested the sister of a 15-year-old who was shot to death Sunday night as officers search for two more individuals. Kokomo police responded to a 911 call around 10:40 p.m. about a shooting at Lincolnwood Apartments. Additional calls indicated that a person was down at that location. Officers arrived to find 15-year-old Dalton Wayne Fisher suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds.  Medical personnel pronounced him dead at the scene. Kokomo police arrested Fisher’s […]

  • 8-month-old boy dies after being trapped in Frankfort house fire

    Editor’s note: We initially reported a mother escaped with the father and children, but the fire chief issued a correction. A father and two children escaped from the fire. This information is updated in our story. FRANKFORT, Ind. – One child is dead after being trapped in a burning house in Frankfort. The call for the fire came in at 10:09 a.m. Monday for a house in the 1300 block of West Jefferson Street. Frankfort police officers were the first […]

  • Man finds son, suspected robber dead inside house upon returning home

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– An apparent home invasion robbery resulted in a shooting that left two people dead Monday, police say. Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) were called to a home in the 3500 block of North Priscilla Court just before 11 p.m. The homeowner told police he had just returned home and found the door open. “Went inside and discovered two bodies deceased, apparently suffering from gunshot wounds.” said IMPD Captain Dulin Nelson. One of the men was […]

  • Investigators identify one of three victims in Martinsville mobile home fire

    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 […]

  • 4 officers treated for smoke inhalation, 1 woman critically injured after apartment fire in Cumberland

    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 […]

  • 16 students sent to hospital after getting insulin shot by mistake at Lawrence Township school

    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. […]

  • No evidence of physical injuries or trauma in Franklin infant’s death, police say

    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 […]

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