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Suicide Attempt from Skyway

By Kathy Curtis
News Producer, 820 News


Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating an attempt suicide from the Skyway Bridge.

It happened at approximately 1:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon.

Deputies responded to the Skyway Bridge in reference to a 911 call that a man had jumped from the center span and was picked up a boater.

The man was taken to O’Neils Marina where he was then transported to Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg.

He is listed in serious condition.

Detectives have do not have a positive identification yet.