A man jumped off a U.S Highway 101 bridge today near Benbow into the Eel River by Fish Creek Canyon Road, according to authorities.

Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Lt. Steve Knight said they received the call around 2 p.m. and responded to the scene, along with the California Highway Patrol, state parks and medical crews. Knight said that the man is being transported to the hospital, but could not confirm which one. His condition was not immediately available.


Advertisement