UPDATE: More than 7 hours later, situation with nude man on Lake Murray Dam diffused
By Rob Starkey
The Lexington County Sheriffs Department crisis negotiators are working to diffuse a situation on the Lake Murray Dam bridge.
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:21:28 GMT — LEXINGTON (WACH) -- At 7:15pm, the incident at the Dreher Shoals dam involving a man without clothes who was threatening to harm himself was safely resolved without incident or harm. Lexington County Sheriff's Deputies and other first responders arrived on the scene at approximately 11:30am this monring when they became aware of the situation involving a man with no clothes. The Lexington County Sheriffs Department crisis negotiators were able to peacefully defuse a situation on the Lake Murray Dam bridge. The man who was threatening to harm himself is currently being taken via EMS to a local hospital where he will be evaulated by medical professionals.
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