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Interstate Opens Back Up After Man Jumped From Overpass

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Part of an interstate highway in Raleigh is open again after it was closed for two hours when a man jumped to his death from an overpass.

Raleigh police said Sunday a man in his 20s jumped from an overpass onto Interstate 540. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed for nearly two hours before reopening Sunday afternoon.

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