to do a story on 60 minutes regarding.....Scores? Robin's News. 02/17/15. 10:20am Robin said Bob Simon the CBS news man was killed in a crazy accident in Manhattan. Robin said that she's not sure how you get a car mangled like that in the city. Howard said his only connection to Bob Simon is that he was calling his agent repeatedly trying to get in touch with him. Howard said he's not making this up like Brian Williams. Howard said this is true. He said they were doing a story on Scores and they were looking for him to participate. Howard said the answer couldn't have been no fast enough. Howard said that was his only contact with him. He said that his agent had been speaking to him for a while. Howard said they say that Bob wasn't wearing his seat belt in the back of the car. Robin said she's still not sure how you get that out of control in the city. Howard said he read some things about the guy that were kind of disturbing. Gary said the guy had lost his license and may have tired to kill himself in the past year. Robin had some audio of Bob Simon's voice and said it's very recognizable. Robin said he was 73 and still working.