Sad news, the wife of ESPN Broadcaster Chris Berman has died in a car accident.

Katherine Berman died Tuesday in an automobile accident in rural Connecticut. She was 67 years old and was married to Berman for 33 years.

According to initial reports, Berman's Lexus struck a vehicle in front of her and she lost control of the car. Berman's vehicle flipped down an embankment.

An 87-year-old man who was also involved in the wreck has died too. Chris Berman recently signed a new contract with ESPN, but was reassigned and is no longer expected to be part of Sunday NFL Countdown.

Today is Chris Berman's birthday, he is 62. Our thoughts are with the Berman family during this very difficult time.