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Troopers: Man dies after jumping off I-84 bridge

May 9, 2019

State Police say a man is dead after he jumped off an I-84 bridge in Manchester Thursday morning.

Around 8 a.m., the exit ramp from I-84 west to I-291 was closed while police investigated.

The body was found alongside the highway.

“Troop H personnel and medical are on scene,” state police said.

“This is an active investigation, no further updates at this time.”

There were heavy delays on I-84 west between Manchester and East Hartford.