Man hospitalized after jumping from Sunshine Skyway

Published October 9 2015

A man jumped off the Sunshine Skyway Bridge Friday morning, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

A boater rescued the man, who is in his mid-40s, from the water and took him to O'Neill's Marina in St. Petersburg. The man has not been identified.

He was taken to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg on trauma alert. The Sheriff's Office is investigating.

No further information was immediately available. Check tampabay.com for updates.

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