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Oconee County Monroe man rescued after jumping from Oconee bridge

Agencies work together after 75-foot plunge Wednesday

Posted: Saturday, June 29, 2019 12:00 am

First responders and even an ordinary citizen are being hailed as heroes for helping a Monroe man who jumped from a bridge.

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office said a 67-year-old man jumped from the bridge at Price Mill Road into the Apalachee River.

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