BREAKING: Subject on bridge shuts down Highway 789 at Riverton

Riverton Police Capt. Eric Murphy says that Highway 789 is closed both directions currently due to a suicidal woman on the bridge closest to the south end of town. Murphy said the initial call came in at 7:28 p.m. Negotiators are at the scene, as is a water Search and Rescue unit. There is no known time for reopening the highway at this point. We will have more updates as they come in. *photo of the traffic back-up h/t Karen Johnson / Pitchengine Communities* #county10 #news