CLTV reporter dies after battle with cancer

January 18, 2010 4:34:28 AM PST
A member of Chicago's news community has died following a year-long battle with cancer.Carlos Hernandez Gomez, 36, was a political reporter at CLTV. He covered local and national politics for WBEZ Public Radio before that.

Hernandez was diagnosed with cancer back in December 2008. He died at Northwestern Memorial Hospital over the weekend with his family and friends at his side.

He is survived by his wife and WGN TV reporter Randi Belisomo Hernandez.