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HOUSTON - A woman fell or jumped onto the East Freeway mainlanes from an overpass near the East Loop on Tuesday morning.

Views from Houston TranStar showed the woman being loaded into an ambulance on a stretcher, suggesting she survived the fall. Witnesses told police the woman s car was still parked on the overpass above.

Several bystanders stopped to help the woman until emergency responders arrived.

The incident happened around 10:41 a.m., slowing traffic in both directions for about 20 minutes.

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