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Man Jumps From Newburgh-Beacon Bridge, Police Say

The Newburgh-Beacon Bridge.
The Newburgh-Beacon Bridge. Photo Credit: New York Bridge Authority.gov

A man who jumped from a Hudson Valley bridge survived the fall, police said.

The incident took place in Orange County in the town of Newburgh around 9 a.m., Wednesday, June 15.

The man who jumped from the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge was rescued by a police officer on a jet ski, said Trooper Steven Nevel with the New York State Police.

Few details are available at this time. Check back to Daily Voice for updates. 

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