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Monday, July 9, 2012

S.F. Authorities Need Help Identifying Man Who Fell From Freeway Overpass (UPDATED)

Posted By on Mon, Jul 9, 2012 at 1:17 PM

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(UPDATE 1:14 p.m.): Good news: The victim has been identified. His family is with him now as he remains in critical condition. However, hospital authorities would not release his identity to the media.

(Original story 7:23 a.m.): San Francisco General Hospital is asking for your help identifying a man in his late teens or early 20s who was found unconscious Saturday afternoon at the off-ramp near Cesar Chavez and 280.

The man apparently feel from the 280 freeway overpass at Evans Avenue, and remains in critical condition with multiple life-threatening injuries, including head trauma, according to Rachael Kagan, spokeswoman for San Francisco General Hospital.

She describes the patient as a Latino man with dark brown, wavy hair and brown eyes. He is about 5-foot-4, weighing approximately 145 pounds. He has no tattoos. He was wearing a black T-shirt and light-colored shorts.


He arrived at the hospital at about 1:30 p.m. unconscious and with no identification.

Authorities have exhausted all efforts to find his family.

Anyone who knows this man or is missing a friend or relative that matches this description is asked to contact SFGH Sheriff's Department at 206-8063.

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Erin Sherbert was the Online News Editor for SF Weekly from 2010 to 2015. She's a Texas native and has a closet full of cowboy boots to prove it.

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