The case has been officially ruled a suicide. The deceased has been positively identified as w/m Drew Ellis Conlon (d.o.b. 04/13/1987 of New York). Next-of-kin has been notified.
The male subject in this suicide incident has died from his injuries. Investigators have confirmed through witnesses that the male jumped from the overpass. Police are now working to identify the male and notify next-of-kin.
Police have cleared the scene and the roadway is now open.
On Saturday December 21, 2013 at 7:39 a.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to the Cleveland Avenue and Colonial Boulevard intersection reference a subject who appeared to have jumped off the overpass onto the northbound lanes of Cleveland Avenue. Several lanes of northbound traffic on Cleveland Avenue are closed while investigators work the scene. No further information is available. Please use an alternate route to avoid delays. Updates will be issued via e-mail.
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