VIDEO: Twiggy the Squirrel Jumps on Photographer During KDFW Live Shot

By Merrill Knox 

A water-skiing squirrel named Twiggy wreaked havoc on the KDFW newscast this morning.

Reporter Fiona Gorostiza was holding Twiggy while reporting from Dallas’ Mayfest when the squirrel jumped out of her hands and onto her photographer.

“The water skiing squirrel was a fiasco,” co-anchor Tim Ryan said later in the newscast. “It was a bust.”


“It was pretty funny, though,” Lauren Przybyl responded. Watch the video after the jump…