BOSTON (CBS) – Former WBZ-TV reporter Walt Sanders died Monday at his home in Spring Hill, Florida at the age of 81.
Photos: Walt Sanders at WBZ-TV
Sanders was well known for his school and City Hall reporting in Boston and his deep distinctive voice.
He worked at Channel 4 News for 27 years from 1968 through 1995 and was one of the first African-American reporters in the city.
He is survived by his wife Alice and two children Carolyn Sanders-Glover and Walter L. Sanders Jr.