VERNON, Conn. (WTNH) — A man was hospitalized after a car accidentally drove into a reservoir in Vernon Saturday morning.

According to Vernon police, a car accidentally drove off the road at 415 Lake St. into Risley Reservoir just before 12 p.m.

The driver, an adult man, was transported to a hospital for injuries.

Police worked on-scene to pull the car from the reservoir.

This is an active investigation.

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