HAYWARD (BCN) — Both sides of state Highway 92 reopened Thursday morning after negotiators were able to talk down a suicidal person from the Hesperian Boulevard overcrossing in Hayward, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.

The person was rescued safely at about 10:25 a.m., CHP spokesman Officer Dustin Kennerly said.

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Highway 92 was shut down from the toll plaza to Jackson Street.

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The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a hotline for individuals in crisis or for those looking to help someone else. To speak with a certified listener, call 1-800-273-8255.

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