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Police divers search Hillsborough River after report of jumper

TAMPA — On a chilly Wednesday night, Tampa police divers were searching the Hillsborough River after getting a report of someone jumping from the 40th Street Bridge.

Late Wednesday, no one had been found in the water.

The four-lane bridge crosses the river just south of Temple Terrace. According to Bay News 9, air temperatures in the area had dipped to about the mid-50s at the time the divers went in.

Police divers search Hillsborough River after report of jumper 11/13/13 [Last modified: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 11:09pm]
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