|Born||May 29, 1941|
The Bronx, New York City, U.S.A.
|Died||February 11, 2015 (aged 73) |
New York City, U.S.A
|Cause of death||Car crash|
|Notable credit(s)||60 Minutes (1996–2015)|
On February 11, 2015, Simon was killed in a car crash. He was a passenger in a livery cab that collided with another car and then crashed into a middle barrier of the West Side Highway in Manhattan. Simon went into cardiac arrest and was taken to St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital, where he died.