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Police Talk Man From Jumping Off Tappan Zee Bridge

State police were able to stop an unidentified man who threatened to jump off the Tappan Zee Bridge just before dawn on Wednesday.
State police were able to stop an unidentified man who threatened to jump off the Tappan Zee Bridge just before dawn on Wednesday. Photo Credit: NY Thruway Authority

State police were able to stop an unidentified man who threatened to jump off the Tappan Zee Bridge just before dawn on Wednesday, according to reports.

Troopers were then able to stop the man, who driven onto the bridge, from jumping after talking to him, and eventually get him to come back over the rail after the man's father arrived, News 12 said.

The man is now being evaluated at the Westchester Medical Center, according to the report.

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