Update: Man pulled from water in Norwalk is alive in ICU, police say


Video is from a newscast prior to July 10, 2020.

NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH)– A man is in intensive care after being pulled from the water in Norwalk on Thursday morning.

Police say that just after 6 a.m., officers responded to the end of Second Street for a man who screaming in the water. Callers reported that the man was offshore and had gone underwater.

Sergeant Garrett Kruger and Officer Gabriel Demott went into the water to rescue the man who was brought to shore to receive medical attention.

The victim was then taken to the hospital by an ambulance and is currently in the intensive care unit. His identity has not yet been released.

On Thursday, police had originally stated that the victim was pronounced dead in the hospital, but gave an update Friday morning saying the victim is alive.

The incident remains under investigation at this time. Anyone with information is urged to contact detectives at 203-854-3191.

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