Route 222 Police Incident

At 3:23 p.m. December 21, 2018, officers responded to the Bushong Road overpass of Route 222 for a report of a male sitting on the edge of the bridge over traffic. Arriving officers found that the man was threatening to jump. Traffic was stopped on Route 222 south and intermittently on Route 222 north as officers attempted to talk the man off the ledge. At 4:50 p.m., officers were able to grab the man and pull him in. He was taken into custody and transported to a local hospital for evaluation. 

Incident Date: 
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 3:30pm

Incident Type:


Route 222
Bushong Road
Leola, PA