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Man dies after jumping from a Victorville overpass, closes 15 Northbound at Palmdale Road

VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) A stretch of the I-15 Freeway is closed after a person reportedly jumped to their death from a  Victorville freeway overpass.

According to the California Highway Patrol Logs, several people called in to report a man standing outside the perimeter fence of the Palmdale Road overpass at about 10:27 a.m. in the city of Victorville.

When CHP arrived on scene they located the body of a male deceased in the # 3 lane on the northbound 15 Freeway, according to CHP logs.

The freeway was temporarily closed in both directions, but as of 11:00 a.m. the northbound is the only direction that remains closed to traffic.

Traffic is completely stopped just south of Palmdale Road.

UPDATE: At 11:30 am CHP reopened the #1 lane (closest to center divider.)

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