Bridge jumper survives
by AnnistonStar
 Around the State
Apr 13, 2010 | 1051 views |  0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend | print | permalink

The Gadsden Times reports that a man is alive after jumping from the Meighan Boulevard bridge into the Coosa River this morning.

Stan Gilbert walked down Meighan and slowly trekked up the bridge and over the rail. Passersby saw Gilbert jump and went in after him.

“I was just helping the guy out,” said Woody Burnes. “I first thought it was a wreck. I saw everyone looking around and then I realized that someone had jumped.

“I just went in to help him out. I was tired when I got there.”

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