Interstate 77 is back open near Hall of Fame bridge. A man threatening to jump caused a shut-down Thursday afternoon.
A man threatening to jump from the Hall of Fame Bridge temporarily closed traffic Thursday afternoon along a section of Interstate 77.
The highway was shut down in both directions, causing traffic tie-ups in the area before reopening before 4 p.m.
The Fire Department used a ladder truck to get the man down. The man, who was not injured, was taken away for a mental evaluation, police said.
The highway was shut down about 30 minutes.