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Suicide suspected after woman jumps from Sharpe Mountain Bridge

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Investigators at the scene of where a woman jumped from a bridge.

Press Release from Cherokee Sheriff

At 6:42 a.m. Cherokee Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call that someone had jumped from the Sharpe Mountain Creek Bridge on the northbound lane of 575. This is the first bridge south of Pickens County. The creek shows up on some maps here as Sharp Mountain Creek.

When deputies arrived they discovered a vehicle parked on the bridge and a 35-year old-female deceased under the bridge from an apparent suicide. The name of the female is not being released at this time. There is no indication of foul play. There was a witness to the incident who was traveling southbound on I-575.

 

 

 

 

 

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terry
0 #1 terry 2016-05-29 18:21
Is there any follow-up information on this tragedy?
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