A suicidal particular person on the Prospect Highway overpass briefly closed Interstate 25 on Monday, in keeping with a spokesman for Fort Collins Police Providers.
The interstate was closed for under three to 5 minutes round 5:45 p.m. whereas FCPS officers efficiently talked the particular person away from the sting.
Officers detained the particular person in a psychological well being maintain to hunt applicable remedy, however the particular person will not be in police custody, FCPS spokesman Brett Greenback stated in a message to the Reporter-Herald.
All FCPS officers are educated to reply to suicide threats and psychological well being points, Greenback stated. FCPS has a separate disaster negotiations crew with extra coaching, however they reply on a call-out foundation to longer incidents, considerably like a SWAT crew, Greenback stated.
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