NB I-5 closed due to death investigation near Phoenix

MEDFORD, Ore. — All northbound lanes of Interstate 5 were closed at milepost 24 Saturday evening due to a death investigation, according to Oregon State Police.

OSP told NBC5 News they were investigating it as a suicide. All lanes were reopened just before 11 p.m. Saturday.

If you or someone you know is struggling with thoughts of suicide, there is help available. You can call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255). You can also text 741-741 any time to be connected to a crisis counselor.

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