Man jumps off Quechee Bridge

Man jumps off Quechee Bridge

There are 1 comment on the Rutland Herald story from Nov 2, 2007, titled Man jumps off Quechee Bridge. In it, Rutland Herald reports that:

As horrified tourists watched Friday morning, a suicidal man ran to the side of the Quechee Gorge Bridge and threw himself over the edge to his death.

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#1 Nov 3, 2007
And what a mournful sight it was...a body slowly pulled up from the Gorge into a waiting hearst. There must be someway to modify the bridge. Someway to slow someone down, give others a chance to rescue them, grab them. A higher fence, netlike structure below...A way that preserves the view for the local economy but makes the gorge a less attractive spot for suicidal people. My heart goes out to his family.

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