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Woman Fatally Jumps From Route 21 Bridge in Passaic

By rlsmetro on
Paterson

An early morning jump from a Passaic County bridge left a woman dead in Passaic according to police.

Police say the unidentified woman jumped from the Route 21 overpass at around 11:40 a.m. sending emergency responders to the scene where they found the severely injured woman upon their arrival.

EMS rushed the woman to St. Joseph's Hospital where doctors pronounced her dead a short time later authorities said.

Police believe that the woman is Hispanic and between mid 20's to early 30's, according to police.