Thursday, October 18, 2018
Public safety

Authorities looking for possible Sunshine Skyway bridge jumper

ST. PETERSBURG — Authorities were responding late Wednesday to a report that a person possibly jumped off the Sunshine Skyway bridge.

The Florida Highway Patrol received the report about 7 p.m.

Rescue workers were searching the water and rocks below the bridge about 7:15 p.m. for signs that a person had jumped.

No other information was immediately available.

Check back with tampabay.com for updates.

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