Kyle Kraska Bio, Age, Wife, Children, Hospitalized {Shooting}, CBS8, Salary, and Net Worth

Kyle Kraska Biography

Kyle Kraska is an American anchor working for KFMB-TV in San Diego, California as the Sports Anchor and Director. He has happily covered the greatest events in America’s Finest City for more than twenty years. Kraska is a Sports lover and fan. He is a 3-time Emmy Award Winner. 

Kyle Kraska Age

Kraska was born on December 7, 1966, in Boston, United States of America. He is hence 56 years old as of 2022.

Kyle Kraska Height

Kraska stands at an average height and weight. His height is 1.56m, and his weight is about 72kg.

Kyle Kraska Family

Kraska has not disclosed his family members, parents, and siblings. Mostly because he does not necessarily find this information useful to the public. We will keep you posted should this information be available.

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Kyle Kraska Wife

Kraska is happily married to  Nicole French who is a United States of America’s Today bestselling author of contemporary romance. French is also a low-key fashion addict, a total bookworm, and a hopeless romantic. The couple got married in EdenPrairie, MN on September 11, 2015. The two have not yet updated information concerning their children.

Kyle Kraska Career

Kraska went to Syracuse University’s prestigious Newhouse School of Communications. After leaving Syracuse University’s prestigious Newhouse School of Communications, Kyle went to Watertown, New York. It is here he started his broadcasting career as a Weekend Sports Anchor.  Afterward, he went to Sarasota, FL, then El Paso, TX, then Albany, NY. He later headed back to Tampa, FL. Before long, Kyle went to Hollywood where he became the host of the nationally syndicated news magazine show, Hard Copy.

He was lucky enough to join the CBS News 8 Family in San Diego in 1999, something he became very happy about and settled there to date. For his excellent work in CBS News 8, Kyle has been honored with many awards like; the New York State Broadcasters Awards, Associated Press Awards, Golden Mic Awards, and Gift of Life Award and he is a 3-time Emmy Award Winner.

Kyle Kraska Hospitalized {Shooting}

Kraska, on February 12, 2015, was shot ten times by Mike Montana and was hospitalized in critical condition though he stabilized and got well. This happened as there was an embroiled of a money dispute between the two. The anchor had given Montana a painting job which later turned sour. Montana, unleashed a fusillade of gunfire on Kraska as the sportscaster was pulling out of his driveway in the 12000 block of Avonette Court, where he lives. This 54-year-old assailant was arrested at his El Cajon home at around 10 p.m nearly seven hours after the shooting. He was ever been denied bail and was later on arraigned on attempted murder.

Mike Montana
Mike Montana

On August 24, 2016, the assailant, Mike Montana was sentenced to almost 39 years to life in state prison. That was justice to the Sports anchor Kyle Kraska.

Kyle Kraska Salary

Kraska’s estimated salary is $30,000-$70,000 annually.

Kyle Kraska’s Net Worth

Kraska has an estimated net worth of $2.3 million. His primary source is his job as an anchor at KFMB-TV.

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