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8:29 am on Wednesday August 22, 2012

After apparent jump, woman rescued from base of Cooper River bridge

Image by Google Maps The woman was believed to have jumped from the Charleston side of the bridge. Shortly after 4 a.m. authorities received a report of a woman jumping from the Charleston side of the Ravenel Bridge near Drum Island, but it wasn't...
1:40 am on Friday June 1, 2012

More info on the West Ashley bridge jumper

You probably heard about Corey Lee Wyland, 32, of West Ashley who jumped from the Westmoreland Bridge heading to North Charleston, near to where Wyland lives. It turns out that just as Wyland leaned back and fell from the relatively low bridge,...
3:56 am on Sunday September 26, 2010

Two former Wando High kids wraped up in tragic accidents this week (update: fatal)

Image by Flickr user alancleaver_2000 Update September 26: ABC News 4 is reporting that Deaton's injuries have proved fatal. First reporting September 25: Two friends and former Wando High School students that shared a past connection in high...