Man dies in jump from Newburgh-Beacon Bridge


BEACON – The body of a Stormville man was recovered Sunday night after he jumped off the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge, State Police said.
The body of Anthony Sinishtaj, 31, was recovered on the frozen river
by the State Police dive team.
At about 7:44 p.m., troopers received a 911 call of an unoccupied car stopped in the westbound lanes of the bridge with its hazard light flashing.
Officers determined that Sinishtaj had gotten out of his vehicle and jumped.
State Police were assisted with the recovery of the body by the Fishkill Town Police and City of Beacon Fire Department.  State Police are continuing to investigate. 

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