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.
Nicole Costantino is a reporter and weather forecaster for NBC5 News. She comes to us from Phoenix, Arizona where she graduated from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. She also received a minor in Meteorology.
Before coming to NBC5 News Nicole was an anchor, weather forecaster and reporter at KAET in Phoenix, AZ. In college, she interned for CBS Evening News in New York City and the NBC4 Investigative Team in Los Angeles.
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