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.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Westchester Police Motorcade Traveling To Harlem In Tribute To Slain NYPD Officer Jason Rivera
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.READ MORE: Westchester Police Departments To Travel To Harlem In Tribute To Fallen NYPD Officer Jason Rivera
It was not immediately clear how the man ended up on the road.
Officers shut down lanes and diverted traffic as police investigated.MORE NEWS: NYPD Officer Wilbert Mora Still In Critical Condition Following Deadly Shooting In Harlem
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