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UPDATE: Woman sent to hospital for life threatening injuries after jumping off overpass in Tazewell

UPDATE: Chief Mills with the Tazewell Police Department  confirmed to WVVA that the woman is in stable condition. He is continuing to check in on her well-being. Stay with WVVA for updates.

TAZEWELL, VA (WVVA) A woman has been med flight to Bristol Regional Medical Center to be treated for serious, life threatening injuries.

Chief Mills with Tazewell Police Department says the call came in around 2:15 on Sunday afternoon.

Police say witnesses confirmed a woman was standing on the overpass attempting to jump onto 460. When officers arrived, the woman had jumped on to the eastbound lane of 460.

Police have confirmed it was attempted suicide and there was no foul play from other parties.

 

WVVA Staff

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