Video: Ore. woman dives off bridge during pursuit

The officer attempted to pull over a driver for a minor traffic violation


By Kai Porter
KPTV

TROUTDALE, Ore. — A wild police pursuit through the streets of Troutdale took an unexpected turn when the suspect leapt off a bridge into a freezing-cold river.

An officer attempted to pull over a driver for a minor traffic violation just after 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of 242nd and Stark.

The officer ran the plates and discovered the vehicle was stolen. Instead of pulling over, the driver took off.

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