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Woman rescued in Lake Pontchartrain after jump from Causeway

New Orleans, La -  A woman had to be rescued after she jumped in Lake Pontchartrain from the Causeway bridge

Police say the incident happened Sunday around 10 a.m. about six miles from the North Shore in the South Shore-bound lane.

A responding officer climbed down and rescued the woman.

Officers say she appeared to be ok when she came out of the water.

She was brought to a South Shore hospital to be evaluated.

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