It is with heavy hearts that we must share the sad news of the passing of Ben Watson. Ben passed away from a massive heart attack on last Friday, February 9th at St. Francis Hospital with his family by his side. Ben was a long time Reporter/Weekend Anchor for Action News 5. It was reported that Ben’s son (Benjamin Watson) stated that paramedics were able to restore Watson’s pulse, but his heart suffered severe damage. Our prayers and condolences go out to his family during this time.