Fox News, MSNBC Share KDFW’s Chopper Footage During Dallas Chase


By Andrew Gauthier Comment

Dallas Chase on TV
A report on the coverage of yesterday’s dramatic high-speed police chase from TVNewser…
The chase began just before 1pm CT and came to a crashing end at 2:29pm CT. FNC, MSNBC and HLN carried the chase live.

For much of the pursuit, Fox News Channel and MSNBC used the same live picture from Fox O&O KDFW. Since January, the Fox and NBC Owned and Operated stations in Dallas/Fort Worth, and other large markets, have been taking part in a news sharing agreement involving their helicopters.

HLN which was in and out of live coverage was using the choppers of CBS station KTVT and ABC affiliate WFAA. More…