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Rich Brenner, a FOX8 sports anchor for nearly 21 years, has died.

Rich, a major part of the FOX8 Family for decades, died Monday night. He was 65 years old.

Rich, who covered everything from NASCAR and the Panthers to the ACC and high school sports, joined FOX8 in 1987.  His long-running commentary segment was a popular segment on FOX8. This was his last commentary before retirement in 2008.

Complete coverage of Rich Brenner’s passing.