Police: Woman jumps from balcony, breaks leg

A woman suffered a broken bone Friday morning after jumping from a balcony on Madison’s west side, police said.

Madison police said a 39-year-old woman from Chicago was visiting a friend on Burberry Drive at 8:05 a.m.

According to the report, she decided to climb over the balcony and jump to the ground.

Madison police said it wasn’t clear why she decided to jump. She told police she had been drinking but wasn’t intoxicated.

She suffered a broken leg and a cut on her head after falling from the second-floor balcony, police said.