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Woman, 19, Hospitalized After Jump Onto Sprain Brook Parkway

A view of the Sprain Brook Parkway in Hawthorne from Hospital Road.
A view of the Sprain Brook Parkway in Hawthorne from Hospital Road. Photo Credit: Google Maps

HAWTHORNE, N.Y. -- A 19-year-old White Plains woman who survived a jump onto the Sprain Brook Parkway from an overpass on Tuesday, is being treated at Westchester Medical Center.

Trooper Melissa D. McMorris, public information officer for the New York State Police, said State Police responded to the incident at 11:55 a.m.

Troopers, who were assisted by the Westchester County Police, determined that the woman had jumped from the Hospital Road overpass onto the Sprain Brook Parkway in Hawthorne.

Hospital Road is off of Bradhurst Avenue in Hawthorne and is used to access the Westchester Medical Center complex and New York Medical College in Valhalla.

The 19-year-old woman was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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