Sarah Bloomquist
Sarah Bloomquist is an anchor and reporter for Action News. Sarah joined the Action News team in August 2002. Since then, she's covered many major stories for 6abc, including reporting live from Maryland during the sniper scare, and following the Philadelphia Eagles and their faithful fans during the 2002-2003 run for the Super Bowl.

Sarah came to Channel 6 from WTVG, the ABC-owned station in Toledo, Ohio, where she was a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter. In 2002, Sarah was awarded First Place in the Spot News Category from the Associated Press of Ohio for her coverage from New York of the September 11th attacks. She was also nominated for two Emmy awards for her live coverage from Ground Zero.

In 2001, she was named Best Reporter in Ohio by the Associated Press.

Sarah got her start in Toledo after receiving a Masters Degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Prior to that, Sarah graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a major in History and a minor in French. She lives in Center City.

Two teen girls were sent to the hospital after they were sickened by drug-laced cookies at a school in the Overbrook Park section of Philadelphia.
Police and family are very concerned about the welfare of 72-year-old Geneva Williams-McKelton, who has been missing since last Friday.
His 19-year-old daughter is in the hospital after suffering critical injuries when she was hit by an oncoming car on Passyunk Avenue.
Following Monday's Amtrak train derailment in Washington state, many couldn't help but think of the derailment of Amtrak train 188 here in Philadelphia just two and a half years ago.
Carmela and her four children will eat and sleep at the Church of the Advocate where they sought sanctuary Wednesday