Woman jumps from Sarasin Bridge, rescued by fishing boat

After leaping off the Sarasin Bridge that leads vehicles onto Phuket island, a 41 12 months previous woman was swept up out of the water and rescued by a passing fishing boat. The incident happened yesterday afternoon with officials getting phrase of the prevalence around 4 pm.
Though media coverage says that the girl, who was from Nakhon Si Thammarat, jumped from the bridge on her own and was not pushed or thrown, the fishing boat reported that she was flailing within the water, combating onerous to remain afloat and not drown after they obtained to her. They had been capable of drag her out of the water and bring her to shore and to security.
The Village Headman of Moo 5 in Mai Khao was notified of the incident and rescue workers and emergency responders were instantly dispatched to the scene. No sweat and the Mai Khao Tambon Administrative Organisation each despatched medical groups to the bridge to help the girl.
Paramedics on the scene carried out first assist for the lady and reported that she suffered only a few small accidents from when her body hit the water below the bridge. Police were informed of the incident and she was transported to Thalang Hospital for a physical examination and additional care.
Several months ago there have been a string of deaths – some potential accidents, others extra probably suicide – on the Sarasin Bridge.
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