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Boats searching for man who jumped from bridge

Boats searching for man who jumped from bridge

Boats from the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office searched the Mississippi River today for a man who reportedly jumped off the I-10 bridge.

Authorities said the man jumped around 11:30 a.m. after parking his vehicle on the bridge.

The incident closed one lane of traffic on I-10 East across the bridge while police removed the car.

Boats were deployed to search the river south of the bridge for the man.

Story courtesy of WBRZ News 2

 

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