CBS New York Reporter Nina Kapur Dies Aged 26 Following Moped Incident | 22 Words

The tragic news has come in that CBS New York reporter Nina Kapur has passed away at the age of twenty-six, leaving so many devastated and heartbroken.

Nina Kapur has passed away.

She was just twenty-six-years-old.

A Pennsylvania native...

Nina studied journalism at Syracuse University's S.I Newhouse School of Public Communication and Whitman School of Management as part of the class of 2016.

Following her graduation...

She went on to work as a reporter for WDVM TV in Maryland between May 2016 and November 2017.

She then had a stint working as a news reporter for News12 Connecticut...

Before making the big move to CBS New York last year.

The young woman had an awful lot going for her...

On her LinkedIn profile, she described herself as an "experienced reporter with a strong sense of news judgment."

In the last few months, Nina has been doing her reporting from home due to the ongoing pandemic...

And it's easy to see that she is a favorite amongst viewers across the country.

Her flair for story-telling was infectious...

And it was very hard to not fall in love with her charming personality.

She has been focusing a lot on the BLM movement...

And she has made it clear that she strongly supports the global movement that is demanding justice for black people.

But last weekend...

Tragedy struck.

It has been reported that Nina lost her life on Saturday.

CBS New York reported that the young woman sadly passed away.

The news channel dedicated a heartfelt tweet for Nina...

And they spoke of how she was known for her "contagious smile" and "love for storytelling."

This devastating news has shocked many...

And tributes have been flooding in for the young woman.

Nina's colleagues have been speaking out...

And they have been reminiscing on the good times spent with this charismatic young woman.

Her life was cut way too short...

Nobody deserves to die this young.

She impacted many lives...

And she was clearly a very loved individual.

Working for CBS New York was a dream of hers...

And it is utterly heartbreaking to know that her dream was cut so brutally short.

So, what on earth happened to end this young woman's promising life?

CBS New York reported that Nina was involved in a moped accident on Saturday.

She passed away shortly after being rushed to the hospital...

But so far, no further details are known about the circumstances surrounding her death.

Rest in Peace, Nina.

Make sure to stay posted for further updates. Read on to find out about all of the tragedies that we've had so far this year...