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Incident on Kalispell bypass

Kalispell Bypass Suicide
Posted at 5:37 PM, Nov 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-18 21:54:28-05

KALISPELL — Traffic on the Kalispell bypass was backed up for hours on Monday after a man jumped off an overpass onto the highway.

Kalispell Police Chief Doug Overman says at approximately 3 p.m. a man climbed onto an overpass over the road and jumped off onto the bypass. A car then struck the man who was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Kalispell Police Department is currently investigating the incident as a possible suicide.