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Woman Climbs to The Top of Paterson Bridge Then Fatally Jumps

By rlsmetro on
Paterson

A woman suffered fatal injuries after jumping from a bridge in Paterson on Sunday afternoon.

According to preliminary reports, bystanders attempted to stop a woman who began to climb the Arch Street on East Main Street at approximately 4:25 p.m.

The woman then lept into the Passaic River where several Good Samaritans pulled her out a short time later according to reports.

EMS transported the unidentified woman to St. Josephs Hospital where doctors pronounced her dead reports said.

The incident remains under investigation.