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Sledder takes out reporter during live shot

I don't think that spot was supposed to work out that way.

Jon Wilson, a reporter for WCCB in Charlotte, was out working on a Winter Storm Pax story when he found some sledders. Perfect weather story, right?

Sure, until Wilson got in the way.

During a live shot, a sledder runs into Wilson, who goes airborne. He seems to fall in slow motion and the snow he lands on looks a lot more like ice than fresh powder.

But Wilson, being a good sport, takes the hit like a champ and even decides to try the sled course himself.

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Carter Nacke graduated from Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism in 2010. He has been with KTAR since March 2011.

In addition to being a news junkie, Carter enjoys talking sports -- mainly soccer and hockey -- and covers the Arizona Coyotes for

He is an Arizona native and enjoys traveling.


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