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Woman jumps off New River Gorge bridge, dies

May 31, 2014
Associated Press

FAYETTEVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — A Michigan woman is dead after officials say she jumped off of the bridge at New River Gorge National River.

The Fayette County Sherriff's office received a call around 5:30 a.m. Saturday about a car that had been parked on the bridge.

WCHS-TV reports ( that when deputies arrived on the scene, one of them said he saw the 36-year-old woman jump from the bridge.

Rangers were able to use a boat to retrieve her body from the river.

The woman's name has not been released.


Information from: WCHS-TV,



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