Mesa County Sheriff’s Office closes 29 Road Bridge to contact individual

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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — At approximately 11:15 Wednesday morning, deputies were dispatched to a report of an adult male on the edge of the 29 Road Bridge. 

Bystanders share that they witnessed someone on the outside of the bridge over the water.

29 Road Bridge is currently closed between Unaweep and C 1/2 Road as law enforcement works to contact an individual. A Community Notification to shelter-in-place was also sent to residents in the immediate area. 

Officers are diligently working to contact the individual, the 29 Road bridge will be closed in the meantime. Mesa County Sheriff’s Office ask motorists to use alternative routes (32 Road Bridge or 5th Street Bridge).

MCSO is on scene as well as the Grand Junction Police Department and the Grand Junction Fire Department.

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