Lucy Yang  | ABC7 WABC News Team
Lucy Yang has been a general assignment reporter with Eyewitness News since 1993.

She has covered such stories as the subway firebombing, the scandal surrounding Princess Diana in London and the Central Park murder.

Prior to joining ABC7, Lucy spent four years as a reporter with WPVI-TV's Action News in Philadelphia. Before that she reported for WGLI-TV, The Long Island Report, and wrote and produced for the ten o'clock news on WNEW-TV in New York.

Lucy is a graduate of Princeton University with a B.A. in sociology.


Lucy's Stories
Gabby Petito Foundation holds first fundraiser on Long Island; over $13K raised
Long Island native Gabby Petito's family is hoping to turn their personal tragedy into a positive for others.
New transit plan in the works to help commuters get to work on time
Mass transit experienced a dramatic drop in ridership. Revenue is down, and service has also dropped. Now that people are beginning to go back to their jobs, a new plan is in the works to help commuters get there on time.
Woman struck, killed by apparent hit-and-run driver in Newark
The incident took place at West 6th Avenue by North 12th Street. The area closed was closed off for several hours with police tape.
93 percent of NYC public school teachers to be allowed into classes Monday, 7 percent unvaccinated
By Monday morning, 93 percent of public school teachers in New York City will be allowed back into their classes - that leaves seven percent with no vaccine, which means no work.
Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month: Long Island boy offers hope, inspiration with leukemia battle
September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, and one young man who fought his battle during COVID is offering hope and inspiration to others.
Exclusive: 67-year-old man speaks out after brutal beating, robbery in the Bronx
A 67-year-old man beaten and robbed while walking home in New York City is speaking out about the frightening encounter.
Gabby Petito's Long Island hometown mourns discovery of body in Wyoming
A community on Long Island is now embracing Gabby Petito's family in their sorrow.
Woman falls on subway tracks after being violently attacked in station
It was 10 on Sunday morning and Xing Zhou, 59, was on her way to church when police say a man violently hit her on the head, causing her to lose her balance and fall on the tracks at the Union Square subway station.
Torahs returned to Long Island synagogue after burglary, ransacking
Nine beautiful Torahs were carried back into the ark on Monday night at Chabad of Beaches at Beth-El.
Governor Phil Murphy tours damage caused by Tropical Storm Henri in Middlesex County
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy toured the widespread damage and flooding in Middlesex County, the hardest area hit by Henri.