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It has been reported to Texas Police News that a woman jumped from the Galveston Causeway which spans Galveston Bay connecting Galveston Island with the mainland. 

According to the report, the woman jumped from the north lane of the causeway and was rescued by kayakers who happened to be in the water below.  The woman reportedly tried to fight off the rescuers but they managed to keep her subdued until police arrived.

There was no information as to the exact location on the causeway from which she jumped but at its highest point it is 300 feet above the water.  It is doubtful she jumped from that high and survived.

The Galveston Beach Patrol says the incident was handled by the Galveston Police Department.

We have been unable to get any information from the police department although the incident reportedly occurred very early this morning.

The condition of the woman is still unknown.

It sounds like the PIO is out of the office again.
Posted by Nick Elodeon at 10/11/2017 3:20:26 PM

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