Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Former KOAM reporter's teen son dies from injuries sustained in fall

Isaiah Andres, the 16-year-old son of former KOAM reporter Craig Andres died from injuries sustained during a fall that occurred over the weekend in Kansas City.

Andres, who worked in the Joplin area from 1990 to 1993, is a reporter at KSN in Wichita, Kansas.

"Isaiah was a 16-year-old who always gave me a hug every time he saw me," Craig Andres told KSN. "He always told me, 'Dad, I love you.' "

Isaiah Andres was a junior at Peabody-Burns High School, played football and loved to post photos of sunsets on social media.

Grief counselors were available to Peabody-Burns students Monday and Tuesday.

Anyone wishing to send condolences to the Andres family can mail them to KSN at 823 N. Main, Wichita, Kansas 67203.


Anonymous said...

Very sad. Prayers for this family.

Unknown said...

Sad someone so young had to leave you prayers to the family.