Man jumps to death from downtown LA freeway bridge

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say a man has jumped to his death from a freeway overpass in downtown Los Angeles.

Officer Gregory Baek says the man leaped from a crossing above State Route 110 at about 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Several freeway lanes were blocked for about an hour while authorities investigated.

The man's identity wasn't immediately released.