Man Jumps From Bridge After Car Accident

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- A driver involved in an accident in Dupo, Illinois is recovering after authorities say he jumped from a bridge.

It happened on an overpass along Interstate 255 and Route 3 near the Jefferson Barracks Bridge around 8:30 p.m.

According to the Monroe County Independent, it was an accident involving two vehicles when some sort of argument ensued. One individual involved in the accident tried to climb over a section of the highway and fell down some 50 feet.

That person was airlifted to a local hospital. No word on the condition.