Tonisha Barker Wiki – Tonisha Barker Biogrpahy
According to Tonisha Barker wiki, Bio and Biograph, She was a woman from Tennessee who jumped from an overpass early Monday morning, killing herself and her toddler son, whom she was holding.
As deputies were making their way there, other calls came in from witnesses who said the woman got out of her vehicle with a small child, walked over to the interstate overpass, and vanished.
“A few minutes later, Dispatch received another call from a truck driver stating that a large object fell from the bridge and struck his truck as he was traveling westbound on I-40 at the Exit 93 bridge,” reads a statement from police. Deputies arrived to find the two bodies in the roadway.
I don’t know what was going thru your mind at this time, but RIP. . Both Tonisha and her baby boy johnathan has passed away from jumping off the bridge with her son onto I-40 in Madison County.🙏
RIP-Tonisha Lashay Barker
RIP-Johnathan Jones 21 months old pic.twitter.com/uar98yCYey
— •T• (@_A1Blessd) January 5, 2021
She was a 26-year-old women.
Why She Jumps From Highway Overpass
The Madison County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded just after midnight to a crash at the Shell Station on Law Road, just south of exit 93 on Interstate 40.
While deputies were en route, they said they received additional calls of a female driver attempting to hit the gas pump. Witnesses reported the woman got out of the vehicle with a small child, walked over to the interstate overpass, and disappeared.
A few minutes later, deputies said they received a call from a driver stating a “large object” had fallen from the bridge and struck his truck as he traveled westbound on I-40.
When deputies arrived, they said they located the bodies of 26-year-old Tonisha Lashay Barker and a child. A relative of Barker identified the child to WREG as Johnathan Jones, who was 21 months old.
No additional information was immediately released. The incident remains under investigation by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office.
Witnesses who called 911 said they observed the woman getting out of her car with a small child and walking toward the nearby Interstate 40 overpass, never to return.
Tonisha Barker Son
Barker’s son, Johnathan Jones, was just 21 months old.