Two women threaten to jump from Humber Bridge within 24 hours
Two women threatened to jump from the Humber Bridge within a 24-hour period. Emergency services were called out on two separate occasions after they received reports of "despondent" women on the bridge.
HM Coastguard Hull and Humberside Police attended the callouts on Sunday and Monday evening, and both incidents were resolved without injury.
Regarding Sunday's callout, a spokesman for the coastguard said: "We were paged at 9.50pm to reports of a despondent young female threatening to jump from the Humber Bridge.
"On arrival, the team quickly established a visual from... read more
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