Yasmeen Hassan is the traffic reporter for CBS 2 Chicago.

Before joining CBS 2, Yasmeen worked at KOVR in Sacramento, Calif. Prior to that, she was an anchor and reporter in Las Vegas,  where she won a Regional Emmy award for her work covering the mass shooting on the Las Vegas Strip.

Yasmeen started her broadcast career in Phoenix, Ariz., as a producer. After working behind the scenes for years, she transitioned to field producing and reporting, eventually landing in eastern Washington, anchoring at KVEW-TV.

Originally from Egypt, Yasmeen grew up all over the East Coast, before settling in Tucson, Ariz., and graduating from the University of Arizona.