Man dies after jumping from 14th Street Bridge

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A man in his late 60s died Monday afternoon after authorities said he apparently jumped from the 14th Street Bridge in downtown Richmond.

Witnesses reported seeing the man leap from bridge near East Canal Street just after 2 p.m.

Richmond fire and rescue crews responded and pulled the man from the river. Paramedics were unsuccessful in trying resuscitate the man. His identity has not been released.

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