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A 59-year-old Altadena man was fatally injured Monday evening after he apparently jumped from the bridge at Ocean View Boulevard onto the Foothill (210) Freeway in La Crescenta-Montrose, officials said.
The man, whose identity wasn’t released pending notification of his family, was taken to a local hospital, where he died just after midnight Tuesday, according to Det. Gary Sica with the Homicide Bureau of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
A passerby notified authorities that the man scaled the bridge’s fence about 4:20 p.m., and jumped, he said.
The man landed on the shoulder of the eastbound 210 Freeway, where sheriff’s deputies found him.
A note was discovered inside his vehicle, but his reasons for jumping weren’t clear.
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