Donna Lee Urban
North American Missing Persons Network
Donna Lee Urban

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: February 7, 1983 from Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 5'2"
  • Weight: 112 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Hazel
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Medical Conditions: Clinically depressed
  • Clothing: A light-colored ski jacket.
  • Case Number: 91-83-0009

  • Details of Disappearance
    On February 7, 1983 at approx. 10:00pm Donna Urban stopped her car at the center of the Delaware Memorial Bridge in the extreme right northbound lane (lane #1 L.S. #b-123), 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 afterwards. 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.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Delaware River and Bay Authority Police Department
    (302) 571-6398

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