According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, a man died after jumping from a bridge near Bellemont Monday morning.
The man jumped from the overpass at the Bellemont exit at milepost 185, according to Bart Graves, spokesperson for DPS. The agency has not released the man's identity pending the notification of his family.
The Flagstaff Police Department received the call at 7:25 a.m. and sent an officer to assist, according to FPD spokesperson Charles Hernandez.
The eastbound lanes in the area were closed for close to three hours Monday morning, reopening at about 11 a.m.