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The Lake News Online
  • Missing bridge jumper identified

  • The woman that witnesses saw jumping from the Community Toll Bridge around noon on Monday has been identified by the Missouri State Highway Patrol as 20-year-old Jaspreet Kaur from Springfield, Mo.
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  • The woman that witnesses saw jumping from the Lake of the Ozarks Community bridge around noon on Monday has been identified by the Missouri State Highway Patrol as 20-year-old Jaspreet Kaur from Springfield, Mo.
    According to the online report, the victim stopped her vehicle on the shoulder of the toll bridge and exited the vehicle. Witnesses from several local businesses then say she climbed over the bridge and fell into the water. Witnesses also observed Kaur in the water before losing sight of her.
    According to Lake Ozark Police Chief Mark Maples, Kaur was a college student in Springfield. A note recovered in the abandoned vehicle asked the reader to notify Kaur's family.
    Next of kin has been notified. Recovery operations are currently underway. The scene is being treated as a suicide until Kaur's body can be recovered.

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