October 14, 2011 (San Diego) - A SIG alert has been issued and Highway 163 has been shut down at University Avenue. According to the CHP website, a man is threatening to jump off a bridge at 10th Street.
ECM news partner 10 News reports the man is a mental patient with a bag next to him, on the outside of the guard rail. A negotiator is at the scene.
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