Vince Ybarra
Vince Ybarra joined the Action News team as a general assignment reporter in January of 2023.

Before joining the ABC30 Action News team, Vince was a multimedia journalist, anchor, and producer at KYMA in Yuma, AZ. During his time there, he covered wildfires and environmental stories regarding the Salton Sea. He also covered a plane crash in Santee, CA, that left several dead, including a Yuma doctor. This led to the news team receiving an Emmy nomination.

Vince received his bachelor's degree in Journalism from California State University, Sacramento. He was born and raised in Sacramento, Calif. Vince is grateful to be closer to home.

When he isn't working, Vince likes checking out an art or live music scene, binge-watching the latest show on Netflix, or taking a day trip nearby.

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Vince's Stories
Armed man shot and killed by officers in southwest Fresno, police confirm
A man is dead after being shot by a California Highway Patrol officer in southwest Fresno.
Family of Fresno County crash victims address DUI suspect in court
A Madera County man will be back in court in June to answer to murder charges stemming from a suspected DUI crash.
Family mourning mother killed in crash with DUI suspect in Fresno County
Loved ones are mourning a woman who was killed by a suspected DUI driver over the weekend in Fresno County.
Children of couple killed in crash find forgiveness for suspected drunk driver
A family's pain has now doubled with the loss of their father and mother in a suspected DUI crash in Fresno County.
Suspected DUI driver in deadly rear-end crash on Highway 41 identified
The woman killed in a rear-end crash on Highway 41 Saturday night and the suspected DUI driver who crashed into her have been identified.
Search for missing teen continues as water levels rise in Merced River
The Merced County Sheriff's Office was hard at work on Thursday searching for a missing 17-year-old.
Protesters removed by officers after disrupting board of regents meeting at UC Merced
A protest on the UC Merced campus has grown as the Board of Regents meets for a second day.
Pro-Palestinian protestors remain on UC Merced campus for Board of Regents meeting
Pro-Palestinian protesters remain on campus at UC Merced to make their voices heard during a UC Board of Regents meeting on Tuesday.
Pro-Palestinian protestors set up encampment on UC Merced campus
A Pro-Palestinian protest is underway at UC Merced ahead of an important visit to the campus this week.
Family members gather to remember father killed in deadly crash in central Fresno
Candles covered the intersection at Ashlan and Maroa Avenues in central Fresno on Sunday evening as several dozen of his family members gathered.