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Tractor-trailers line up to save man threatening to jump off bridge

Tractor-trailers line up to save man threatening to jump off bridge

The Michigan State Police, Huntington Woods and Oak Park Police all worked together to keep the man from jumping.

Officers took him to a nearby hospital for evaluation.

The photo has allowed people to see the work the state police and truckers have been doing for decades to save lives.

While they were chatting, they asked 13 semi-truck drivers passing through to see if they could lend a hand.

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The incident happened shortly before 1 a.m. Tuesday and lasted several hours.

This way, if the man tried to jump off the bridge, the wall of trucks would help shorten his fall.

Eventually, the man was talked off the ledge of the overpass.

"There are so many other options for help, be it the National Suicide Prevention hotline, clergy, family, call 911, call somebody", Lt. Shaw reminded viewers.

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It's routine to shut down the roads when someone threatens to jump.

Around 4 a.m. 696 was reopened to travelers.

"The photo makes us so proud and shows quick thinking", Sean McNally, American Trucking Association spokesman was quoted as saying by the source. Several local law enforcement agencies were on the scene along with negotiators.

Closer to home, the Michigan State Police's Metro Detroit division tweeted the photo, earning 4,000 "likes" and almost 2,000 retweets in nine hours.

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