Wheeling officials investigating after reports of a person jumping off the Suspension Bridge

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April 29 2021 08:00 pm

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) — According to Phillip Stahl, public information officer for the City of Wheeling Public Safety division, first responders are investigating a report of someone jumping off the Suspension Bridge late Sunday morning

Stahl says authorities received reports that someone jumped off the bridge.

Wheeling PD received a call at 11:50 a.m. about the incident and arrived on the scene shortly thereafter.

Both the Wheeling Police Department and Wheeling Fire Department are on scene.

They are still gathering details and say they weren’t able to locate a body at this time.

We will update you with additional details as they available.

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