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BISD teacher jumps off bridge to her death
JEFFERSON COUNTY/ORANGE COUNTY - We've learned that the woman who jumped off the Veterans Memorial Bridge was a Beaumont Independent School District teacher.
Witnesses say they saw Tracy Johns, 49, of Beaumont, jump off the bridge at about 6 p.m. Sunday.
First responders began searching the water and located her body Monday morning.
Witnesses say she pulled over onto the shoulder on top of the bridge, left her car running and then jumped.
Johns was still employed at the district and had not been laid off.