Brokenhearted Teen Discovered Her Boyfriend Is Married And Had A Child, THIS Is What She Did!

What is it with heartbreak and jumping off a building? Numerous accounts of attempted suicide due to failed relationships have been featured here, and yet another teenager tried to kill herself by falling off a building after she discovered that her boyfriend had a wife and a 10-year-old child.

The unidentified 19-year-old girl from China climbed to a ledge on the 3rd floor through a window of her apartment building in Hangzhou and threatened to jump.

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She told bystanders that she was going to jump. Several firefighters rushed to the scene and tried to stop her.

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Despite their efforts, the young woman was determined to end her life and jumped.

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Fortunately the firefighters quickly set up a giant air cushion and the woman landed safely and unhurt.

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It is unclear whether the brokenhearted teen intended to land on the cushion or if she really wanted to plunge to her death.

teenage-jumper-6The air cushion measures approximately 6 metres by 7.5 metres in length and 2.75 metres in height. It is capable of absorbing the shock of a body falling from up to 10 floors. An average of 17 incidents a month in China have been reported to require air cushions from June 2005-May 2012. The life-saving device can be inflated within a minute. The woman could have died if not for the firefighters’ quick thinking and this emergency device.

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