It should have been a refreshing swim on a hot summer day, but for 16-year-old Jordan Holgerson took an abrupt turn when she against her will was pushed out from the 20 meter high Moulton Falls bridge in Yacolt, Washington, by one of his friends. It writes among other things lokalmediet Katu and canadian Koin.
A video from the site shows Jordan Holgerson stand on the outside of the bridge's railings. She says several times 'no' to jump from the bridge, but are nevertheless pushed by one of his friends.
The 16-year-old girl sustained five fractured ribs and a punctured lung from pushed, that immediately was meant as a joke.
I think she did it for fun, without thinking about what could have happened, assess their sister Vanessa.
- But friends pushing each other from the height, so I'm furious, saith the Jordan Holgersons other sister, Kaitlyn, who on social media have faced the girl behind the pushed.
She said more or less that she was sorry that she would not have done it if she knew what would happen, and that she is good at, it is a foolish thing to do, tells Kaitlyn Holgerson to Koin.
Jordan Holgersons mother believes that the responsible behind pushed should report themselves to the police.
My daughter is going to be a long time to recover, and I think that she (the person who pushed, red.) ought to sign up yourself - realize what she has done wrong. This is not in order. She could have killed my daughter, says Genelle Holgerson.
According to the local authorities, it is prohibited to jump out from the bridge. Many do it nonetheless, and each year it results in several injuries.