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Man Jumps From Turnpike Bridge

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Traffic on the Creek Turnpike was backed up Friday morning after someone jumped from a bridge.

It happened just before 9 a.m. on the Sheridan Rd. bridge over the turnpike.

Officers say a 60-year-old Tulsa man got out of his car and jumped from the bridge.  He landed on top of a semi-truck.

Several OHP Troopers and Tulsa Police helped clean up the wreck and get traffic back to normal.

If you have had thoughts of suicide or just feel overwhelmed and need to talk, there's help.

Just call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

Someone is always available to listen.

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