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Police: Psychiatric patient jumps from ambulance on I-279

The Associated Press
| Wednesday, March 16, 2011 12:00 a.m

State police say a psychiatric patient jumped from an ambulance on a busy western Pennsylvania interstate during rush hour.

Police say the unidentified man jumped from the ambulance last night on Interstate 279 in Pittsburgh. The man was taken into custody by sheriff’s deputies after police said he was trying to flag down passing motorists.

The man was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

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