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Man jumps in front of Sacramento light-rail train in suspected suicide attempt

A man is suspected of attempting suicide Friday morning by jumping in front of a light-rail train.

The man, who was not identified, suffered a broken leg near the Watt/Manlove Station in Rosemont on the Gold Line between Sacramento and Folsom. The incident occurred at about 7:40 a.m. and disrupted travel for about 20 minutes.

Witnesses said the man appeared to attempt suicide by jumping in front of the train.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews