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Man jumps from Sunshine Skyway Bridge, cops say

The Sunshine Skyway Bridge.
The Sunshine Skyway Bridge. Bradenton Herald file photo

A spokesman for the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office confirmed Tuesday afternoon a person had jumped from the Sunshine Skyway Bridge.

Someone saw the man and was able to get to them while he was still alive, the spokesman said. However, he did not survive.

No other information was immediately available.

A gold four-door sedan with its flashers on was seen parked near the peak of the Sunshine Skyway.

Traffic was slightly delayed southbound on the bridge Tuesday afternoon.

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