Donna L. Urban
Missing since February 7, 1983 from Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware
Classification: Endangered Missing
Circumstances of Disappearance
On February 7, 1983 at approx. 22:00 Donna Urban stopped her car at the center of the Delaware Memorial Bridge in the extreme right northbound lane, got out of her car and jumped off the bridge into the Delaware River below.
Officers at the scene called for search and rescue units, which arrived shortly afterward. They continued the search throughout the night, but had negative results. Officers then searched Ms. Urban's car for evidence of suicide, but the search also had negative results.
Past medical records state that Ms. Urban was clinically depressed and noted two previous failed attempts to end her life.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Delaware River and Bay Authority Police Department
Agency Case Number: 91-83-0009
NCIC Number: M-708823886
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
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