NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — New London Firefighters and police rescued a person trapped under a fallen tree and wires Thursday morning.
Officials were called to the area of Ocean Avenue and Shirley Lane just after 9:00 a.m.
Emergency crews successfully extracted the victim from underneath the tree. The victim has non-life threatening injuries.
The victim was being transported to L&M Hospital.
Police are reminding people to stay away from downed power lines, and assume all wires and the things touching them are energized.
News 8 will update this story as more information comes in.