Man pulled to safety after threatening to jump from bridge

Photo: WKRN

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Police were called to the RiverGate Mall area Sunday after a man threatened to jump from a bridge.

The incident started at 5:24 p.m. near the Shell gas station across from the mall. The man was pulled to safety shortly after 7 p.m.

The exit to Vietnam Veterans Boulevard was blocked from Interstate 65 causing traffic to back up, but it reopened at 7:30 p.m.

No other details about the incident were immediately available.

man on bridge
(Courtesy: iReport2)

 

Photo: TDOT
Photo: TDOT

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