SUICIDE ATTEMPT: Woman Jumps from Ferryboat

A scare at the Seven Seas Lagoon on December 30th as Orange County Sheriff’s Office investigators say a 56-year-old woman jumped from a Walt Disney World Ferryboat.

They say it was a suicide attempt.

Authorities say the woman intentionally jumped into the lagoon at around 7 p.m. A rescue unit found her and transported her to a local hospital, where she is being treated and will receive a mental evaluation.

Twitter video shows a rescue boat on the water after the incident:

According to the Orlando Sentinel, officials from Disney’s Reedy Creek Improvement District initially responded to the incident and called in the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.

 

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