East Hartford officials have responded to a water rescue call for a boater in distress on Thursday morning in East Hartford.
Police confirm that rescue boats are launching towards Bissell Bridge for a boater’s vehicle stuck against debris in the Connecticut River.
According to police, all victims from the boating accident were recovered and are safe.
Water Rescue CT River…we received a call that a boater was stranded on debris in the river. Marine 1 responded and rescued an adult male, 14 year old, and the family dog. Thankfully no injuries to report. #EastHartfordFD pic.twitter.com/1moYcaqHU3— East Hartford Fire Department (@EastHartfordFD) November 22, 2018
Investigators have cleared the scene.