off-duty policeman saves man from ending his life

The victim, who is not injured, was taken to hospital.

This is the beautiful story of the day in Marseille. Around 7 p.m. on Tuesday, an off-duty policeman was riding a motorcycle on the A50 motorway when he saw a man at the bridge in front of him, suspended in a vacuum.

The victim safe and sound

Very quickly, the policeman decided to leave his motorcycle on the hard shoulder and rushed towards the man crossing the lanes of the A50 to save him. He managed, a few seconds later, to catch up with him, learned BFM Marseille Provence.

A police crew and firefighters quickly joined the two men at the scene, where the victim’s daughter-in-law was also found. According to testimonies, the man would be depressed and would have tried to end his life. He was taken to hospital and is not injured.

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