Kathy Berman, the wife of ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman died in a car accident Tuesday, according to ESPN.
Kathy Berman, 67, died in a two-car accident in Woodbury, Connecticut. The couple has two children. The driver of the other car, Edward Bertulis, also died in the accident. He was 87.
Berman turned 62 on Wednesday, May 10.
"This is a devastating tragedy and difficult to comprehend," ESPN President John Skipper said in a statement. "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. 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."
We are sad to report Kathy Berman, wife of our colleague Chris Berman, died in a car crash Tuesday in Connecticut. https://t.co/iNHGJcs66l
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) May 10, 2017