Lexie joined Fox 13 in March of 2019 as an anchor and reporter.
She was born and raised in Indiana and graduated from Purdue University.
Although she has lived in Indiana most of her life, she is no stranger to Utah. She has family that lives in Park City and has visited numerous times.
Before moving to Salt Lake City, Lexie was the Daybreak anchor at a station in Evansville, Indiana.
In her spare time she enjoys being outside, exercising, spending time with friends and family and of course, watching Purdue sports and cheering on her Boilermakers.


Recent Articles
  • Veteran walks from SLC to Wendover

    SALT LAKE CITY — One veteran is spending Memorial Day weekend a bit differently than most: by walking 100 miles. Step by step, Jason Helton is making his way from Salt Lake City to Wendover. “I don’t want to sleep tonight,” he said. “It’s going to be the coldest, so I’d rather hike through the night to stay warm.” He’s not just doing this for fun — he’s doing it to remember those who lost their lives serving our country. […]

  • Teens commit to safe driving during ‘100 deadliest days’ in Utah

    RIVERTON, Utah — Memorial Day weekend is the start of the 100 deadliest days on Utah roads but the Utah Department of Transportation would like that to change to the 100 safest days on the road. During this time of year, UDOT, along with law enforcement, start to see an increase of fatal accidents. Wednesday at Riverton High School, UDOT gathered with 100 students to send the message that summertime doesn’t have to be the deadliest time on Utah roads. […]

  • The future of transportation: more drones, and maybe even hoverbikes

    PARK CITY, Utah — Transportation executives from all over the country are meeting in Park City this week for the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials conference. At the conference, officials will study the future of drone technology. Dozens of transportation departments around the country are now using drones to save lives, time and money, and this conference is only going to help improve and expand the use of drones. Monday at Sundial and the Canyons Resort, drones […]

  • Man dies after collision with FrontRunner train in Orem

    OREM, Utah — A 62-year-old man has died his car was struck by a FrontRunner train Thursday morning in Orem. Utah Transit Authority spokesman Carl Arky said a car crossing the tracks at 400 S and 1843 in Orem was struck around 8:30 a.m. “All indications are, at this time, that the warning signals were all functioning properly and the arm at the crossing gate was down and in position,” a statement from Arky said. Initial reports provided to UTA […]

  • Mayor Biskupski promotes cycling with annual Bike to Work Day

    SALT LAKE CITY — Mayor Jackie Biskupski and others promoted cycling Thursday during the annual Mayor’s Bike to Work Day. The annual event highlights a cycling route and the related infrastructure. For this year’s event, cyclists began at the Northwest Recreation Center and followed the Jordan River Trail. The route includes several recent improvements, including the completion of a 120-foot arch bridge in late 2017 that connects the north and south sides of the trail between 200 South and North […]

  • New warning signs have radar to alert drivers when wildlife is nearby

    EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — The Utah Department of Transportation is trying to prevent drivers from collisions with wildlife by connecting the usual yellow warning signs to a new radar system. The new signs on S.R. 73 in Eagle Mountain are equipped with radar that can detect deer and other wild animals, and the LED lights flash to alert drivers to use extra caution. These signs are the first of their kind in the state, but depending on how they work, […]

  • Utahns gather to celebrate 150 year anniversary of Golden Spike at Promontory Summit

    PROMONTORY SUMMIT — Actors, historians and members of the public are gathering at Promontory Summit to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Golden Spike. Friday’s events are the latest in a round of celebrations marking the anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad. Fox 13’s Lexie Johnson spoke to actors participating in the reenactments as well as a historian and others, see the video above for a look at the festivities.

  • Former inmates help Pleasant Grove Police move into their new building

    PLEASANT GROVE, Utah — Several of the men who helped the Pleasant Grove Police Department move into its new building Monday had been arrested by some of the officers they helped. The men say their experiences on the wrong side of the law taught them life lessons. “It`s changed my life,” Justin Alex said. “It`s helped me to become a man.” Justin, with his friends Austin and Cam, had all been arrested on drug and theft charges, but all wanted […]

  • Utah health officials urge vaccination as 13 cases of mumps confirmed statewide so far this year

    SALT LAKE CITY – Health department officials are urging Utahns to vaccinate their children after confirming 13 cases of mumps statewide so far this year. Mike Grimlie, a public information officer for the Central Utah Public Health Department, said there are now six cases among residents in the northern Sanpete County area. There are another five potential cases in that region awaiting confirmation from lab tests. The Utah Department of Health said there have been a total of 13 cases […]

  • Crews hard at work in Utah’s forests now with the goal of suppressing wildfires later on

    SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — The last day of April was cold and wet in Utah, but crews with the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest are hard at work trying to prevent wildfires. After last year’s devastating wildfire season, the worry is that this year’s heavy snow pack will provide a lot of fuel for fires this year. “Once the snow goes away, it really depends on whether we get fire starts whether it`s lightening, or human caused,” Forest Supervisor David Whittekiend said. […]

  • Three arrested after homicide victim found in restaurant parking lot in West Valley City

    WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Three people have been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting after a man was found dead in a restaurant parking lot. West Valley City Police arrested 18-year-old Hassan Al Rekabi and 19-year-old Samuel Niu Monday in connection with the death of 22-year-old Jake Gengelbach. Police served a warrant on Rekabi’s home Monday afternoon, and the man fled in a vehicle. Officers pursued and caught him in a nearby parking lot. Rekabi was booked into […]

  • Woman in critical condition after being hit by garbage truck in Taylorsville

    TAYLORSVILLE, Utah — A woman is in critical condition after being hit by a garbage truck in Taylorsville Wednesday morning. Dispatchers said the crash occurred at 4610 South Redwood Road, and Fox 13 News first heard report of the crash around 7:22 a.m. Northbound lanes of Redwood Road were closed in the vicinity for several hours after the crash. Sgt. Melody Gray said it appears the woman was crossing in a crosswalk when she was struck. The driver of the […]

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