Woman Jumps Off East State Street Bridge into Rock River

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- The State Street Bridge reopened Thursday night, after Rockford police attempt to talk a women off the ledge before she jumped into the river.

Around 5:00 p.m. the Rockford Fire Department's Dive Team and rescue boats were standing by before the 29 year old went into the water. She was quickly pulled out and rushed to the hospital. Police say she's in critical condition.

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