SNOQUALMIE, Wash. (AP) — A 17-year-old teen died after jumping into the Snoqualmie River from an overhead bridge, authorities said.
KOMO-TV reports the King County Sheriff’s Office said on Twitter that the unidentified teen was located by King County divers and rushed for treatment to Overlake Hospital.
Sheriff’s Sgt. Ryan Abbott said rescue workers received a call for help shortly before 4:30 p.m. Crews searched for over 30 minutes before locating the teen, who jumped from the Old Reinig Trestle into the river below.
The male teen was said to have been with a group of other teens when he jumped into the river from a bridge located at 396th Drive Southeast and Southeast Reinig Road.
No other injuries have been reported.