NOW LIVE: Eyewitness News

Dan Wing

wing_dan 2015 300x225 _fischerDan Wing is a news anchor and reporter for KYW Newsradio 1060.

Long familiar with the local scene, Dan joined the KYW staff as a part-time reporter and anchor in December 2010 after spending six years as the morning news anchor and sports director at WBCB Radio in Bucks County.

While at WBCB, Dan called the live play-by-play broadcasts of hundreds of high school sporting events on both sides of the Delaware River throughout Bucks and Mercer counties, anchored the morning newscasts, and also co-hosted or engineered a number of talk shows featuring the likes of Bill Clement, Merrill Reese, Greg “The Bull” Luzinski, and numerous current and former members of the Philadelphia Eagles and Flyers.

A lifelong resident of the Philadelphia area, Dan went to high school at Pennsbury High School in Fairless Hills, Pa., then attended Bucks County Community College before earning a degree in communications from Temple University.

You could call Dan a “four-for-four” guy since he’s a fan of all four of the city’s professional sports teams.  But, he says, Eagles football always comes first.

Feel free to tweet Dan(@dwingKYW), a self-described fantasy football expert, with any Fantasy Football questions during the season.

More About KYW Newsradio staff

(Credit: Dan Wing)

Festival Celebrates Anniversary of India’s Independence

The summer sun and Delaware River made for a perfect back drop to the traditional Indian music and dancing going on on the stage.


Philadelphia Folk Festival (Photo credit: KYW's Dan Wing)

54th Annual Philadelphia Folk Festival Takes Center Stage

Things got underway Thursday night with the opening acts.The festival was in full stride with families settling in for a weekend of camping, eating good and of course some folk music.


(Credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Tickets To See Dalai Lama In Philadelphia Selling Out Quickly

The Dalai Lama’s visit to Philadelphia is proving to be a big draw.


File photo of the Dalai Lama speaking at the University of California-Irvine. (Credit: DAVID MCNEW/AFP/Getty Images)

Tickets On Sale Today To See Dalai Lama In Philadelphia

His Holiness will be here to receive the Liberty Medal at a ceremony on October 26th, but while here, he’ll also be part of two other public events. Tickets to those events go on sale today.


Hamels press conference

Fans Speak Fondly Of Hamels After Word Of Reported Trade

Fans lined up outside Citizens Bank Park had plenty of opinions to share, and many weren’t happy to see Hamels go if the team is only getting prospects in return.


file photo (credit: Luke Sharrett/Getty Images)

Man’s Leg Amputated After Being Pinned Under Freight Train

Philadelphia police officials say this happened around 2:30 this morning near Welsh Road and Grant Avenue when the man somehow became trapped under a CSX freight train.


(Credit: CBS 3)

Corrections Officer Stabbed At Northeast Philly Prison Released From Hospital

A corrections officer at a Philadelphia prison was hospitalized after being stabbed multiple times by a prisoner Wednesday night.


(Credit: Dan Wing)

Terminally Ill Kids, Families Party At Independence Seaport Museum

The group of just over 50 people took self-guided tours of the various exhibits on display, while also taking time for some arts and crafts and a scavenger hunt.


Severe weather through the Delaware Valley Wednesday morning included heavy rain, wind and lightning at Penn's Landing. (Credit: Jan Carabeo/CBS3)

Power Outages, Flooding Concerns After Storms Move Through

Downed trees and power lines have caused power outages in the area.


The emblem on the hood of the 2nd Alarmers rapid response vehicle honoring fallen police officers and firefighters. (Credit: Dan Wing)

City Officials Unveil Memorial Emblem Honoring Fallen Firefighters And Police Officers

The emblem honoring Fire Captain Michael Goodwin Sr., Firefighter Joyce Craig, and Police officers Moses Walker Jr. and Robert Wilson III now sits prominently on the hood of the 2nd Alarmers rapid response vehicle, which offers water, fans and other forms of support at emergency scenes.


(A Septa Regional Rail express train crosses a road near a station.  File photo by KYW's Jim Melwert)

SEPTA: Fewer Train Cars On Many Rail Lines Wednesday

SEPTA says trains may be a little more crowded today than usual as the company works to upgrade its fleet of trains.


A current PATCO rail car. (credit: Mike DeNardo/KYW)

Latest PATCO Project Means More Single-Tracking Across Ben Franklin Bridge

Starting today, PATCO will run on a new schedule as work gets underway on the tracks on the north side of the Ben Franklin Bridge.


(Camden County PD photo)

Reward Now $5,000 For Man Being Sought For Shooting At Camden Police Officer

Local authorities and the US Marshals Service are offering a $5,000 reward for information regarding the whereabouts of 21-year-old Victor Bennett, of Camden. He has several distinctive facial tattoos.


Storm damage after Tuesday's weather. (Credit: David Spunt)

National Weather Service To Investigate Possible Tornado Activity

Numerous videos of what witnesses believe to be a tornado were posted to Youtube and social media accounts, but an official determination can only be made by NWS and that won’t happen until later in the day.


Protesters march for equality and justice. (Credit: Dan Wing)

Activist Groups Marched Down Broad Street Calling For Equality And Justice

The demonstration started with a rally at Broad and Erie to show solidarity with the victims of the Charleston, South Carolina church massacre, who Reverend Anthony Monteiro called martyrs.