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Headless Body At Freeway Interchange May Be Suicide Victim [UPDATED]

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A headless body was found at a freeway interchange in San Bernardino today, and authorities suspect the victim jumped from a freeway connector ramp.

Colton police detective Ray Mendez said the case was being investigated as a suicide, reported The Press-Enterprise.

Authorities confirmed the male body was headless, according to The San Bernardino Sun and NBC Los Angeles. Investigators are looking further into the case, and apparently found a pickup truck in the area that may belong to the man.

Heavy traffic has been backed up on the eastbound 10 Freeway and northbound 215 Freeway interchange in Colton since the Sig Alert was issued at 2:29 p.m.

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UPDATE 11/20/13 at 9:20 a.m.:
The body has been identified as to belonging to 35-year-old Loma Linda resident, Luke Alben Johnson, the San Bernardino County coroner officials told Pasadena Star-News.

If someone you know exhibits warning signs of suicide: do not leave the person alone, remove any firearms, alcohol, drugs or sharp objects that could be used in a suicide attempt, and call the U.S. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or take the person to an emergency room or seek help from a medical or mental health professional.