Man Urinating Falls Off Highway 77 Bridge
According to WCCO News, a man was hurt after falling off the edge of the Highway 77 bridge in Bloomington, Minn. after attempting to urinate.
A 21-year-old man called police just before 5 a.m. Sunday who said his friend fell off the Highway 77 bridge.
The caller said he was driving north when his friend, age 23, asked him to pull into the bridge's emergency lane so he could urinate.
The Eagen Fire Department brought the man to safety using a chair lift. He was driven to Hennepin County Medical Center, where he remarried in stable condition with serious injuries.
Fox 9 News reported that rescue crews were called in around 3:30 a.m. Sunday to aid a man who had fallen from the cedar avenue bridge after reportedly trying to urinate.
Somehow the victim went over the ledge and fell about 30 feet into the marsh below.
Investigators believed it was an accident.
The man's injuries were said to be non-life threatening.