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Woman Trying to Take a Selfie Falls Off California's Tallest Bridge

A Sacramento-area woman is expected to survive after falling 60 feet off a bridge near Auburn in Placer County.

The woman was with a group of friends, walking on the catwalk of the Foresthill Bridge — the tallest in California — when she tried taking a selfie and fell.

The catwalk is closed to the public and illegal to walk on.

The woman was airlifted to a hospital. The extent of her injuries are unknown at this time.

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