NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was found dead early Tuesday morning on the outer roadway of the Williamsburg Bridge.

Brooklyn-bound traffic was brought to a crawl around 4:30 a.m. after the man was discovered with a leg injury on the outer roadway. He was later pronounced dead.

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Sources told CBS2 the man was visiting from Austria for a wedding, and was staying with family in Brooklyn. He was in Manhattan on Monday night for a Halloween party.

Sources say the man, who has not been identified, was wearing a costume from the movie “A Clockwork Orange,” at the time of the incident.

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It was not immediately clear how the man ended up on the road.

Officers shut down lanes and diverted traffic as police investigated.

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