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Woman Attempts Suicide Off W. Broadway Bridge staff

Tuesday, December 4, 2012 • 10:43am

PATERSON, NJ - A 23-year-old city woman jumped off the West Broadway bridge at about 2:50 am Tuesday in an apparent attempt to kill herself, police said.

But shee landed in a shallow part of the river and suffered a broken ankle, police said.

Bystanders saw her jump and notified city rescue workers.


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