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Man on 7th Street overpass shuts down I-10 for hours, police say

Posted at 8:41 PM, Oct 28, 2016
A police situation on an overpass forced the closure of Interstate 10 at 7th Street in Phoenix Friday night.
 
Police said the freeway was closed shortly before 7 p.m. Friday. The westbound lanes were reopened around 8:30 p.m. and the eastbound lanes reopened a few minutes later.
 
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, troopers were assisting police with a man on the overpass.
 
Police said the man stabbed someone before attempting to jump off the overpass. He has been taken into custody. Information on his charges and the victim's injuries were not immediately released.