Woman Dies After Jumping From S.I. Ferry

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A woman in her 30’s fell to her death off the Staten Island Ferry Monday evening in an apparent suicide.

Police told 1010 WINS that the woman jumped from the ferry around 5:30 p.m. Monday.

Authorities said two crew members of the ferry deployed a small boat and pulled the woman from the water.  She was then transferred to an NYPD Harbor boat and brought to the North Cove Marina.

EMS transported the woman to New York Beekman Downtown Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

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