Christine D’Antonio

Dantonio, Christine WEB 2014Christine D’Antonio joined the KDKA-TV news team as a general assignment reporter in April of 2012. A Pittsburgh native, D’Antonio graduated from Hampton High School and Duquesne University.

With a decade of television news experience under her belt, D’Antonio feels fortunate to tell the stories from her hometown at the station she grew up watching.

D’Antonio started her on-air career at WBOY-TV in Clarksburg, W. Va. She wore several hats at the station as a reporter, anchor, producer and photographer. Some of her most memorable stories include the Sago Mine Disaster where she provided live coverage for the entire state of West Virginia. While in West Virginia, D’Antonio’s work was also featured on MSNBC and The Drudge Report.

From West Virginia, D’Antonio headed south to Greenville, N.C.. She served as the primary anchor for WITN-TV’s 5, 6 and 11 o’clock evening newscasts. D’Antonio also served as the 11 p.m. Executive Producer while at the station.

D’Antonio also earned accolades from the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas for in depth reporting on a family’s fight regarding the detrimental effects of Second Generation Agent Orange Syndrome.

When she’s not digging up stories, you can find Christine taking in a Pirates game with her husband, Luke, at PNC Park and swinging a terrible towel at Heinz Field cheering for the Steelers.

Her passions include spending time with family, travel and golden retrievers.

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Severe Flooding In New Sewickley Twp. Leads To High Water Rescues

The heavy rain led to some severe flooding in Beaver County.


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Mother Arrested After Police Find Drugs In Car With 1-Year-Old

A woman from Hampton Township faces charges after police found a large amount of drugs in her car, along with her one year old daughter.


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Investigation Continues After Stray Bullet Hits Woman Inside Kennywood

Police continue to look for leads as to who fired the gun that wounded a woman at Kennywood on the Fourth of July.


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Westmoreland County Couple Charged With Animal Cruelty

A Westmoreland County couple has been charged with animal cruelty, two months after six dogs were found inside an abandoned home in Lower Burrell.


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SUV Slams Into Oram’s Donut Shop In Beaver Falls

A popular Beaver County doughnut shop has some cleaning up to do.


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Parkway East Chase Ends With Deadly Crash In Oakland

State police are conducting a full investigation into a pursuit that ended with a deadly crash in Oakland.


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Multiple Vehicle Crash Closes Route 22, 3 Injured

Three people were injured in a multiple vehicle accident involving a tractor-trailer in Westmoreland County Tuesday morning.


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5 Teens Hurt When SUV Slams Into Wall In East Liberty

Pittsburgh Police are investigating a crash that sent five teenagers to the hospital early Monday morning.


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Police Investigating Shots Fired At Oxford Athletic Club In Pine Township

Northern Regional Police are looking into an incident at the Cabana Bar inside the Oxford Club in Pine Township.


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Gasoline Tainted With Diesel Fuel Delivered To Several Local Gas Stations

There’s a warning for drivers who’ve recently filled up their gas tank.



Police Looking For Woman Accused Of Robbing Ross Township Gas Station

Police are on the lookout for a woman, accused of robbing a Sunoco gas station in Ross Township.


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Workers Rally Downtown For Paid Sick Time Legislation

Today, workers from the home health care industry, custodial service, grocery and restaurant industries ignited a fight to get paid sick day legislation in the City of Pittsburgh.


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3 Injured In Carrick Deck Collapse

Three people have been injured in a deck collapse this afternoon in Carrick.


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Damage Reported Around Area After Most Recent Heavy Rain & Storms

More heavy rain and storms moved through overnight, which caused damage around the area.


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Heavy Rains Overnight Extend Flash Flood Alerts Around Area

Emergency crews had their hands full overnight as more rain moved through the area, which caused a variety of flooding issues.