Deputies investigate body found hanging from Lyndon Road Bridge

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says a police investigation is underway at the Lyndon Road Bridge in Perinton. A body was found hanging fron the bridge. (WHAM photo)

PERINTON, N.Y. (WHAM) - A stretch of Lyndon Road in Perinton was closed for several hours Tuesday morning as deputies investigated an apparent suicide on the Lyndon Road Bridge.

According to Monroe County Undersheriff Korey Brown, a call came in around 6 a.m. Tuesday for the report of a man hanging from the Lyndon Road Bridge.

Deputies and officials from the Fairport Fire Department arrived on scene and found the man, who was in his mid-60s.

An investigation is underway; however deputies believe it is a suicide.

Deputies closed the road between Rt. 31F and Delemere Road for about four hours.

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