Man commits suicide on Tacoma Narrow Bridge

Roger Harnack

A Tacoma man was killed at 1:18 p.m. Saturday after jumping from a Tacoma Narrows Bridge tower
The man was identified by the Washington State Patrol as Robert D. Hoeye, 45; his family has been notified.
According to the patrol, Hoeye was walking on the eastbound side of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge, climbed a cable to the east bridge tower and jumped.
No other information was released.