NEW ORLEANS(U.S. Coast Guard P.A.)- The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water near the Luling Bridge along Interstate 310 in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana, Thursday.
Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report Wednesday evening at 8:26 p.m. of a white female jumping from the Luling Bridge. She is described as 47-years-old, wearing a multi-colored shirt with black pants and weighs about 150 lbs.
Involved in the search effort are:
- An MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans
- A rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station New Orleans
- Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries
- Bridge City Volunteer Fire & Rescue