19, · CHICAGO — A Hammond woman jumped to her dea early Monday afternoon onto e frozen Calumet River from e Chicago Skyway bridge in an apparent suicide, officials said. Chicago police were called. 23, · Chicago police are investigating whe er e suicide of man who plunged from e Skyway bridge is connected to e stabbing dea of a woman who lived on e same East Cha am block on e Sou. An Indiana woman leapt from e Chicago Skyway 200 feet over e Calumet River Monday afternoon in an apparent attempt to kill herself. e skyway was shut down as e Coast Guard retrieved her Au or: Illinois Patch. A suicide bridge is a bridge used frequently to die by suicide, most typically by jumping off and into e water or ground below.A fall from e height of a tall bridge into water be fatal, al ough people have survived jumps from high bridges such as e Golden Gate Bridge.Medical examiners at e Golden Gate Bridge state at jumpers suffer a gruesome dea as eir bodies hit e water. A 54-year-old woman was pronounced dead Monday after she fell about 200 feet from e Skyway Bridge over e Calumet River in an apparent suicide, officials said. e incident spurred e closure of e nor bound Chicago Skyway at Indianapolis Boulevard as police investigated, according to Chicago . 18, · A 54-year-old woman was pronounced dead Monday after she fell about 200 feet from e Skyway Bridge over e Calumet River in an apparent suicide, officials said. e incident spurred e . Calumet River. e Calumet River, on e sou side of Chicago, originally simply drained Lake Calumet to Lake Michigan. A canal extending it, legendarily claimed to have been created by voyageurs at e site of a frequent portage, was dug connecting e two Calumet Rivers at e point where e name now changes from Grand to Little.. e T.J. O'Brien Lock and Dam was installed across e. e woman whose body was pulled from e Maumee River on Tuesday drowned and her dea has been ruled a suicide, Dr. Diane Scala-Barnett, Lucas County coroner, said Wednesday. e body of Lori Streidl, 60, of Sylvania was found in e water at e Skyway ina in East Toledo. Streidl did not have injuries indicating she had jumped from a bridge or o er high place, e coroner said. A woman jumped off e Sunshine Skyway Bridge on Tuesday, au orities said. e Florida Highway Patrol received e call at 3:13 p.m. Witnesses told troopers at a woman had climbed over e. PETERSBURG — Florida Highway Patrol troopers Saturday found e body of a woman who jumped from e Sunshine Skyway bridge earlier in e week. Au orities originally went to e scene after a caller falsely reported a car going off e bridge into e bay, FHP spokesman Sgt. Steve Gaskins said. Watch Raw Video: Man jumps off bridge at RIDE check point Video Online, on GlobalNews.ca. Published . 13, A woman who jumped to her dea Friday off e Sunshine Skyway Bridge was identified as Toni L. Bennett, 58, of Bradenton, e Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said. 12, · ST. PETERSBURG — A 55-year-old Auburndale woman died Saturday after jumping from e Sunshine Skyway bridge near St. Petersburg. e . Kendra Smi killed herself on 6. She was e seven jumper to die in Cook County in , according to Cook County medical examiner’s records. e o ers leapt from parking garages, apartment buildings and e Chicago Skyway. e cause of dea each time was recorded as a fall from height. . At approximately 7: p.m. on Wednesday, 15, a male subject jumped from mid-span of e Skyway Bridge. Based on information obtained from multiple sources, e male subject has been identified as 36 year-old An ony Deese. Deese is being linked to an armed robbery which occurred at approximately noon today in front of e [ ]. A Pinellas County Sheriff's Office deputy saved a woman from jumping off e Sunshine Skyway Bridge late Tuesday night, according to e sheriff’s office. A trooper prevented a suicidal man from jumping off e Sunshine Skyway Bridge on Sunday, au orities said. e Florida Highway Patrol said ey got a call about a suspicious person standing. 17, · Hammond woman jumps to dea from Skyway bridge 19, CHICAGO — A Hammond woman jumped to her dea early Monday afternoon onto e frozen Calumet River from e Chicago Skyway bridge. 23, · Curtis Bradley, 24, jumped into e Calumet River from e Skyway about 3 p.m. following a traffic crash on e toll bridge near 97 Street, according to e Chicago . Sunshine Skyway Bridge, Suicide, Woman jumped from e Sunshine Skyway Bridge. Tuesdayust 19, Time: 3:15 PM, Victim: Elizabe Byrnes DOB: 3/04/1986, Sarasota, Details: On ust 19, at approximately 3:15 p.m., Elizabe Byrnes drove her vehicle to e nor bound center span of e Sunshine Skyway Bridge. 15, · A Bradenton woman died Sunday night after jumping from e Sunshine Skyway bridge.According to e Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office: Just before 7:30 p.m., 58-year-old Toni L. . 22, · A person who jumped from e Chicago Skyway into e Calumet River following a crash on e bridge Monday afternoon has been found. About 3 p.m., emergency crews responded to e Skyway near 97. 23, · e body of a man who jumped from e Chicago Skyway into e Calumet River after a crash on e bridge Monday afternoon has been found. About 3 p.m., emergency crews responded to e Skyway . Feb 09, 20 · A Gibsonton woman died after jumping from e Sunshine Skyway bridge in St. Petersburg.Fire officials say e 28-year-old woman jumped Monday morning, and her body was recovered a short time later. 12, 2009 · A Florida Highway Patrol trooper reported seeing a man jump from e bridge around 3:43 p.m. and Hillsborough sheriff’s deputies say he is believed to be e driver of e vehicle. Feb 17, · While ere have been no accidents like ose in 1980, e Skyway ranks four in e nation for number of bridge jumps. To date, over 200 people have leapt from e Skyway which is 197 feet above e water. Some live, most die. Skyway Bridge hauntings In e 1960s and 70s, motorists regularly phoned au orities to report seeing a young woman. 18, · A 54-year-old nor west Indiana woman died after jumping into e Calumet River from e Chicago Skyway Monday afternoon on e Sou Side. e U.S. Coast Guard and Chicago Police responded to e. 16, · e mo er of ree stopped her car on a bridge, wi her ree children inside, en walked to e railing and jumped off e bridge to her dea. Woman identified as Stanlee Allyn Holbrook, 26, a Pennsylvania woman, committed suicide after she jumped to her dea off of e Homestead Grays Bridge around 7:20 p.m. on Friday. OHP: Woman injured after jumping from truck near Freedom FREEDOM, Okla. — A Custer City woman was injured early Sunday in Woods County after jumping out of a truck during an argument wi e driver, e Oklahoma Highway Patrol is reporting. 07/27/ - 6:12 am. View Link. More. 15, · A 35-year old Lackawanna man who late Wednesday jumped from e top of e Skyway died ursday morning in Erie County Medical Center, according to . 03.28.17: woman jumps from e clearwater memorial bridge and lives. //www.skywaybridge.com/o ers/cmcb.htm170328. About e Skyway Built by e City of Chicago in 1958, e Chicago Skyway Toll Bridge (also known as e Skyway ) is a 7.8-mile-long toll road at connects e Indiana Toll Road to e Dan Ryan Expressway on Chicago's Sou Side. e main feature of e Skyway is a 1⁄2-mile-long steel truss bridge, known as e High Bridge. 08, · A Pinellas County Sheriff's Office deputy is being called a hero for stopping a woman from jumping off e Sunshine Skyway Bridge on Monday evening. 07, 1998 · Soon, however, he found himself fishing an entirely different creature from e sea: a 0-pound female Rottweiler who went over e side of e Sunshine Skyway Bridge when her owner jumped . 23, · CHICAGO — ere are new details in e dea of a man who crashed his car on e Skyway, and en jumped off e bridge into e icy Calumet River. e man has been identified as . Comment on Woman jumps from Skyway bridge. TBO News Breaking, Tampa Tribune u, 04/28/ - 5:41pm Woman jumps from Skyway bridge. A woman jumped off e sou bound side of e Sunshine Skyway bridge is evening, troopers said. Add new comment. Original article. Pinellas Deputy Damon Laney grabbed a 50 year-old suicidal woman as she attempted to jump from e Sunshine Skyway Bridge late last evening. According to deputies, Deputy Damon Laney was driving to an off duty work detail, nor bound across e top span of e Sunshine Skyway Bridge at about 11:50 p.m. on Tuesday, uary 2, . 03, · Last mon, two people jumped from e Coronado Bridge to eir dea s wi in 48 hours of one ano er. In e past 18 mon s, 20 o er people . CHICAGO (WLS) All lanes of e Chicago Skyway were reopened at about 5 p.m. Monday after a body was pulled from e Calumet River on e city's Sou east Side. Apr 16, · Florida man convicted of murder for rowing his dhter off bridge. A jury convicted John Jonchuck of first degree murder after he rew his 5-year-old dhter off of a 60-foot bridge . Lawyer killed. ex-wife leaps off bridge in Tampa By VICKIE CHACHERE Associated Press Sun Sentinel Web-posted: 11:34 p.m. 16, 2000. TAMPA A prominent attorney was shot to dea in his home and his ex-wife survived a 175-foot jump off e Sunshine Skyway Bridge on Tuesday as detectives searched for her as a suspect.. Grover Cleveland Freeman, 54, called 911 but died at about 11:30 p.m. 03, · According to e Florida Highway Patrol, e Skyway is e number one bridge for suicide on e East Coast. In , ere were 12 suicides, 24 possible suicides, 6 saves, and 1 survivor.