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A Group Of Friends Bought A Bridge Only For Bungee Jump

The American Dream is different for everyone. For some, it means owning a house. For a group of friends in Kentucky, it means owning Young’s High Bridge.

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Doug Frutos and his buddies bought the span six years ago. It’s a former railroad bridge that allows them to pursue their passion of bungee jumping.

To serve as a place for members of their private club to bungee jump, the activity that involves leaping from a tall structure while tethered to an elastic cord or cords.

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Now, they’re sharing their love of the sport with their community. The group has been jumping from the bridge since last year, after they laid a wooden deck 950 feet from the Anderson County side and erected a safety fence.