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Woman who jumped from bypass bridge ID'd

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BOULDER CITY, NV (FOX5) -

Authorities have released the name of a woman who died after jumping off the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge.

Colleen Tyler, 51, of Boulder City, was identified as the person who fell to her death from the U.S. 93 bypass on Monday, the Clark County Coroner's office reported.

Tyler became one of several people who died jumping from the bypass over the last month.

Authorities tried talking 40-year-old Jacob Gerald Foreman of North Las Vegas from jumping on July 12. People recovering his body also found two other bodies belonging below the bridge.

The bypass bridge stands at nearly 900 feet above the Colorado River.

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