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Boy Jumps Off Bridge Landing on Boat

By PETER LOBO, Correspondent | August 20, 2020 | MASSACHUSETTS

Story No. 082520102

On August 20th, Falmouth Engine 21, Ambulance 39, and Car 33 responded to 156 Menauhant Road for a report of a 13 year-old boy who jumped off a bridge and hit a boat. The boy had jumped 50’ off the bridge and landed on a boat full of teenagers. The teenagers brought the boat to shore and notified emergency personal. The boy sustained neck, back and spinal injuries. He was transported by a Medflight helicopter to a Boston hospital. The Falmouth police and Environmental police were investigating the accident. Quite often teenagers jump off the bridge illegally

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