Coroner's office IDs man who died after jumping from Route 30 bridge

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A man died Wednesday night after he jumped from a Route 30 bridge in West Manchester Township, according to the York County Coroner's Office.

The coroner's office said in a news release that Jeffrey Golden, 56, of Pawnee Avenue in Dover, suddenly jumped from the bridge, located west of Carlisle Road, at 6:12 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, and was found injured along Taxville Road below the bridge.

He was taken by ambulance to York Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries at 7:54 p.m. 

There will not be an autopsy, but the coroner's office said a routine toxicology was done. The cause of death was blunt force head trauma, the manner suicide, the office said.

West Manchester Township Police are investigating, the coroner's office said.

Editor's note — this article has been corrected to reflect the bridge is on Route 30 west of Carlisle Road.