Friday, September 21, 2012

Woman jumps from Baton Rouge bridge into Mississippi River

BATON ROUGE LA Sept 21 2012 – Police and emergency responders rushed to the interstate this morning after a person jumped from the I-10 Mississippi River Bridge in Baton Rouge.

Authorities said a woman abandoned her car on the bridge, then jumped into the river and died.

The incident tied up traffic on the bridge while police investigated the scene and removed the vehicle from the bridge.

Police have not yet identified the jumper.

All lanes are open at this time.

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