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Woman jumps from bridge in Oregon
TROUTDALE, Oregon (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A minor traffic violation turned into a rescue mission after a woman jumped off a bridge in the middle of a police pursuit.
Officers in Troutdale, Oregon were pursuing a car Wednesday afternoon when it suddenly stopped on a bridge.
The woman got out of the car and jumped into the water.
Officers immediately called for river rescue while they arrested the other person inside the car.
The 26-year-old driver was pulled out of the freezing river.
She was taken to the hospital. Her condition is unknown.
She was ticketed for multiple offenses.